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Through a variety of audiovisuals, Lower School students document their class experiences.

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Saturday, February 27, 2016

Robotopia 2016!

Through Robotopia and Educare, student teams from 20 schools learn more about programming, electric circuitry, and assembling a robot. Great inquiry for all!







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Thursday, February 18, 2016

After School Space Club 2016 - The International Space Station!

Watching videos of a tour and the assembly of the International Space Station (ISS), and having a Skype Call with Mike Lutomski: NASA's (now retired) risk-manager for the ISS and currently with Space X!







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After School Space Club 2016 - Air Rocket Launching!

Testing designs, measuring length, evaluating successes and failures, and analyzing conditions (i.e. drag, weight, wind, etc.):




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Afterschool School Space Club 2016 - Rocket Building!

Rocket Building! Watching rocket failures (from the movie, The Right Stuff), learning about Newton's Three Laws of Motion and practicing the engineering Design Method.
Preparing air rockets



Pop rockets!