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2017 Summer Programs: Week 7

Posted by Laura Stern on September 13, 2017 in News STEM Summer Programs Summer Program News No Comments

Week 7 of Summer STEM Programs found our young learners experiencing the world of astronauts, mad scientists, and magicians. Our Kosmic Kids learned about our solar system, taking advantage of our planetarium and Science on a Sphere. The mad scientists did crazy experiments (including elephant toothpaste!) and build their electric circuits. Solving riddles and crimes,

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2017 Summer Programs: Week 6

Posted by Laura Stern on September 13, 2017 in News STEM Summer Programs Summer Program News No Comments

Robotics, roller coasters, and flight! Our youngest Summer STEM Program participants soared as they learned about flying, from birds to kites, airplanes, and space shuttles. Several programs focused on the field of robots, exploring electricity, circuits, and coding. Students entering 6th to 9th grades studied gravity, speed, and acceleration as they built model amusement park

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2017 Summer Programs: Week 5

Posted by Alex Cannon on July 25, 2017 in STEM Summer Programs Summer Program News No Comments

STEM Summer Programs participants learned all about pirates and boats, life under the sea, kitchen chemistry, and space exploration. From the ocean floor to outer space, this week’s programs were extreme! Participants built and launched their own rockets, viewed the sun through a solarscope, built and tested Cartesian divers, learned the art (and science!) of

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2017 Summer Programs: Week 2

Posted by John Chamberlain on June 30, 2017 in News STEM Summer Programs No Comments

STEM Summer Programs at Discovery are in full swing now with five sessions each week! This week we had kids exploring space, the ocean, dinosaurs, and making movies, speakers, 3D printed objects. A T-Rex even stopped in for a quick visit! We have six more weeks of programming available, and many sessions still have space

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2017 Summer Programs: Week 1

Posted by John Chamberlain on June 23, 2017 in News STEM Summer Programs No Comments

We kicked off the year with two sessions for our youngest learners who built volcanoes, earthquake tested buildings, learned about recycling, and also learned about animals, their habitats, and how they move. We swing into FULL SESSION in Week 2 with programs available for STEM-loving kids from grades K through 9! We have seven more

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