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Science Exploration Press Release

comed_summer_science_2013cWDMCS Community Education’s Summer of Learning is offering Science Exploration for students entering grades one through seven at Westridge Elementary School 5500 E.P. True Parkway.  The students will explore many different areas of science in a fun and exciting environment. The program is July 28-August 1 and is offered in the mornings, afternoons, or full days.

Students entering grades first through third have the opportunity to “Blast off to Space” or go on a “Dinosaur Dig” during the morning sessions. Students will be able to explore the planets by traveling through the wonders of outer space, or become a dinosaur expert as they uncover facts about the prehistoric creatures.  The afternoon holds a chance to participate in classes on “The Amazing Human Body” and “Electricity, Energy, and Power.”

Students in grades four through seven can spend the morning “Exploring Rocketry” or learning about “Magnets and Electricity.” The afternoon holds more fun and excitement with “Crazy Chemistry” where students are able to explore the world of chemistry by creating colorful chemical reactions and mixing cool solutions, and with “Machines that Move” where students will learn about mechanics and how to make things move.

Registration is still open and can be found here or call (515) 633-5001 for more information.