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Science Safari - Nov. 15th

The Science Safari and Science Expedition for grades 3-6 will be held from 9-12 on Sat., Nov. 15, 2014. Children will pick 3 sessions to attend and rotate throughout the morning for a hands-on, action-packed science experience. This event will be held on campus in the Halsey Science Building. Students will meet in the main lobby area in front of room 106.

Registration

 

Online Registration:

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If you are unable to register online:

 Print a registration form and mail it along with $10/participant (or $7/student with a free and reduced lunch status) to:

 
Science Outreach
UW-Oshkosh
800 Algoma Blvd.
Oshkosh, WI, 54901

 

  • DEADLINE: Friday, Nov. 7th , 2014
  • Registration fees are non-refundable after Fri, Oct 31, 2014
  • Confirmations will be sent via email unless unavailable, and then will be sent via U.S. postal service.

Directions

This event will be held on campus in the Halsey Science building. Students will register in the main lobby area in front of room 106 from 8:30 - 9:00 am.

If you are unfamiliar with campus, it is easiest to access Halsey from Elmwood Ave.

If you are coming from out of town, take Hwy 41 towards Oshkosh and get off on the Jackson St. exit. Follow Jackson St. towards Oshkosh to Scott St. and turn right. This will take you directly to the main entrance on Elmwood.

 

2014 Fall Session Choices

 

Session Title

Description

Crazy Chemistry

Create some bubbling explosions, and watch us make even bigger bangs with a brief chemistry demonstration.

Stomp Rockets 

Design, build, and launch paper rockets! 

It's Tricky

Learn some magic tricks that are based on principles of science.

Hovercraft

Take a ride on our hovercraft, and make a smaller version to take home

Geocaching

Race through the UWO campus as we search for hidden treasures with our GPS units.

Brainology

Learn how messages are transmitted in the brain, and make a brain model to take home

Slingshots

Watch out! Things will be flying when we talk about trajectories and build a slingshot.

Egg Drop

Build a contraption that will safely land an egg from a 4 story drop.

Robots

Play with our Mindstorms robot kits, and learn basic robot programming.

Rocking Out

Learn about the rock cycle, and break a geode with crystals inside that you can take home.

 

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