Spying on our world with SPI Club SPI Club is expected to begin again in January 2018. Stay tuned for more information, and please fill out the RSVP form if you are interested.
SPI is hosting after school science club for elementary students on Thursdays at 4:15 pm that is expected to begin Thursday January 18. We may add an extra day on Mondays depending on instructor availability. Instructional activities will take between 30-45 minutes; caregivers are expected to remain at SPI and are encouraged to take part in activities, particularly if child is younger, has special needs, or caregiver is interested. Activities are geared for grades 3-5, but other ages may participate. SPI Club aspires to support curiosity and scientific thinking by introducing scientific models as well as open ended investigations that foster creativity. Science Club activities are included in membership and admission to SPI. Space is limited so RSVP below is helpful.
1 SPI Club 2018 Exploring our world more carefully- SPI club will primarily focus on the study of the matter all around us from a chemistry perspective for our first spring session.
Session 1: Tentative Schedule (Subject to change!) Jan 15- NO SCHOOL MLK Day Week 1 (Thursday Jan 18 ONLY) How Sweet it is... Soda. Sugar.... Week 2 (Jan 25) Sour Pour- Indicators 1 (Secret messages) Week 3 ( Feb 1) Indicators 2 (CO2) Week 4 (Feb 8) Indicators 3 (Art) Week 5 (Feb 15) Food Colors/Stained Glass Glue Feb 18 NO SCHOOL Presidents Day Week 6 (Thursday Feb 22) Chemical Observations and mixing Week 7 (Mar 1) Dissolving Solutions 1 Week 8 (Mar 8) Dissolving Solutions 2 Week 9 (March 15) Pi Day activities Week 10 (March 22) Hot/Cool reactions
Session 2 Will focus on Earth and Space Week 1 April 9/12 Water Filtration Week 2 April 16/19 Recycling Earth Day Week 3 April 23/26 Erosion Week 4 April 30/May 3 Air Rockets Week 5 May 7/10 Volcano Week 6 May 14/17 Selections from Earth and Space Kits