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Homeschool Hands-On STEM

October 10 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm

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One event on October 24, 2019 at 1:00pm

One event on November 14, 2019 at 1:00pm

One event on November 21, 2019 at 1:00pm

One event on December 5, 2019 at 1:00pm

One event on December 19, 2019 at 1:00pm

$15

**CLICK HERE TO REGISTER FOR HOMESCHOOL CLASSES*

The 2019 Fall Homeschool Program is here! This season, students will engage in hands-on STEM learning as they explore topics that relate to Community Helpers. Cyber and Homeschool families may also be interested in the new Code @ Home program in the Maker Space!

Unit 1, Lesson 1: Police – October 10th, 2019. 1pm

  • Police and detectives use a special kind of science – forensics – to solve crimes. In this lesson, students will use problem solving skills to gather clues and discover how DNA became so important for police work.

Unit 1, Lesson 2: Firefighters – October 24th, 2019. 1pm

  • The men and women who put out fires need to know some important science to do their jobs. Students will learn some key chemistry concepts like the Fire Triangle while doing exciting experiments with Thermodynamics and popcorn!

Unit 2, Lesson 1: Medical Workers – November 14th, 2019. 1pm

  • Doctors and Nurses use science to treat their patients and need a LOT of special training to do what they do. In this lesson, students will get a sample of applied Biology as they explore basic anatomy and construct a human puzzle.

Unit 2, Lesson 2: Dentists – November 21st, 2019. 1pm

  • Dentists want to keep you teeth and gums healthy – don’t be scared of them! Students will discover the fascinating science of human teeth, what they’re made of, and play dentist themselves in this lesson.

Unit 3, Lesson 1: Engineers – December 5th, 2019. 1pm

  • From roads, to buildings, to your own refrigerator, engineers creations are everywhere! In this lesson, students will learn how the forces of physics affect buildings, test their arch-building skills, and work together to build a city.

Unit 3, Lesson 2: Culinary Arts – December 19th, 2019. 1pm

  • Cooking and baking is chemistry, math, and experiementation – it’s STEM! Learn about measurments and conversions and then make some edible science to celebrate the final lesson of the season!

Details

Date:
October 10
Time:
1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Cost:
$15
Event Category:

Organizer

Angel Kilyan

Venue

The Lancaster Science Factory
454 New Holland Ave
Lancaster, PA 17602 United States
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Phone:
(717) 509-6363
Website:
http://www.lancastersciencefactory.org/

Upcoming Workshops

October 23 @ 1:00 pm

Code @ Home – Cyber and Homeschool Maker Space Program

Calling all Cyber and Homeschool parents! Are you interested in adding coding to your child’s learning? The Lancaster Science Factory is excited to introduce it’s first-ever coding program this fall…

October 24 @ 1:00 pm

Homeschool Hands-On STEM

**CLICK HERE TO REGISTER FOR HOMESCHOOL CLASSES* The 2019 Fall Homeschool Program is here! This season, students will engage in hands-on STEM learning as they explore topics that relate to…

October 25 @ 3:00 pm

Cardboard Creations in the Maker Space!

Use the tools and technology in the Maker Space to build your own cardboard creation! Cars, houses, masks, moving sculptures? You can make all of these as so much more…

October 26

SPECIAL HOURS: CLOSING AT 1PM

The Lancaster Science Factory will be closing at 1pm on Saturday, October 26th to prepare for our annual ‘A Taste of Science’ Gala.    

October 26 @ 6:00 pm

2019 ‘A Taste of Science’ Gala

Support the Lancaster Science Factory while you party down! Food from 8 local restaurants, beer, wine, and science-themed cocktails, a costume contest, dancing, and MORE. Click here for full details…

October 27 @ 1:00 pm

Cardboard Creations in the Maker Space!

Use the tools and technology in the Maker Space to build your own cardboard creation! Cars, houses, masks, moving sculptures? You can make all of these as so much more…