Activity Detail

System4 - Mad Lab (6)

Detective, Kitchen, Machines, Movies, Weather, Earthworks more info...
Location: Big Oak Homeschool Group
Dates: Wednesday, March 4, 2020 -
Wednesday, April 15, 2020 details
Grades: K - Gr 6
Section #: BIGOAK_S20
Registration closes: Wednesday, March 4, 2020
PRICE: $90.00


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Expose the science that lurks in the shadows! Solve mysteries, transform food and capture mechanical super-powers in hands-on science experiments that change every week! Harness incredible weather energy, be a movie star and go underground for more scientific evidence! You will become an expert and master of the science that's hiding everywhere around you!

Private Class for Big Oak Homeschool group ONLY. Parents, please register and when you arrive at the payment screen, close out of the tab. Vouchers will be processed after the program ends. Contact Stephanie for information.

Additional Information

Detective Science
Help crack a case! Inspect fingerprints, mystery powders, ink samples, and teeth impressions. Create a composite from memory. Use the Personal Profile take-home kit to build an identity.
Uncover rock samples and discover how they formed. Inspect fluorescing minerals. Model the moving plates that cause bends and breaks. See how sediment stacks with the Experi-tube.
Kitchen Chemistry
Cook up a chemical reaction! Blow up a balloon with yeast. Go on a nutrient hunt. Act out digestion from start to finish. Get a glimpse of your guts-in-action with the Digestor Inspector take-home kit!
Mad Machines
Mad Machines See how simple machines lighten your load! Launch with levers, secure with screws, and work with wedges. Use pulleys to move heavy objects with ease. Wind-up the Drag Racer take-home for some zooming action!
Movie Effects
Discover why science is the real star on the big screen. Create cool sound effects. Toy with 3-D technology. Make motion pictures come alive. Sketch your own short film in the Cartoon Creator flipbook take-home!
Walloping Weather
Get weather-wise. Uncover the reason for seasons. Create three-day weather forecasts. Stage a statically-charged indoor storm! Spot the sun’s invisible UV rays with the Sun Beads take-home kit.


Wednesday, March 4, 2020
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Wednesday, March 11, 2020
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Wednesday, March 18, 2020
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Wednesday, March 25, 2020
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Wednesday, April 1, 2020
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Wednesday, April 15, 2020
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

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