During the February school break, Sci-Tech is holding 2 childrens hands-on science workshops.
Sign up for either class by calling Sci-Tech at (315) 788-1340.
MOTORS AND MAGNETISM: (ages 8-13) Wednesday, February 21 at 10:30am. Boys and girls will discover and understand some of the mysteries of magnetism, electricity and electromagnetism. In this 90 minute workshop, children will also build their own electric motor to take home. The workshop fee of $6.00 includes the child’s admission to Sci-Tech exhibits that day.
SECRET CODES AND THE MYSTERY OF CRYPTOGRAMS: (ages 8-14) Thursday, February 22 at 10:30am. Learn how to decipher cryptocodes, and how the binary system works, in this 90 minute workshop. The history of the Morse Code and how it was (and still is) used to send messages by telegraph and radio will be explored. Enough letters will be learned to transmit and write several words. The workshop fee of $6.00 includes the child’s admission to Sci-Tech exhibits that day.
Sci-Tech is looking for more people to help teach and/or set up workshops for kids! Please contact us at 788-1340 if you’re interested!
We are completely volunteer run. Many different lesson plans and equipment/materials are available for use.