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Homeschool Workshop: Science of Sound

Science of Sound – Wednesday, October 30 Students learn the biology and physics of how we hear sound waves by visualizing sound waves, testing materials to demonstrate how well sound waves are conducted, and creating an instrument to produce vibrations that make sound. ELEMENTARY SCIENCE LABS Wednesdays 11:00am-12:15pm Ages…

Homeschool Workshop: Insulators and Conductors

Insulators and Conductors – Wednesday, November 6 This week, we study the properties of insulators and conductors, conduct experiments to determine what materials conduct electricity and heat better than others, and learn what is happening at the atomic level. REAL-WORLD CHEMISTRY LAB Wednesdays 9:30am-10:45am Ages…

Homeschool Workshop: States of Matter

States of Matter– Monday, November 11 In this lab, we review the characteristics of different states of matter, and experiment with various elements and compounds to study changes in state. PHYSICS IN ACTION Monday 9:30am-10:45am Ages 8-10 Students study physics by investigating every-day…

Homeschool Workshop: Matter and Its Properties

Matter and Its Properties – Monday, November 11 We investigate the properties of different states of matter, observe unexpected state changes, and experiment with different elements to observe their characteristics. MIDDLE SCHOOL PHYSICS LAB Mondays 11:15am-12:45pm Ages 11-14 Throughout this…

Homeschool Workshop: Oscillations

Oscillations– Monday, November 18 Students learn about oscillatory motion as they study and experiment with waves, pendulums and springs. PHYSICS IN ACTION Monday 9:30am-10:45am Ages 8-10 Students study physics by investigating every-day actions and interactions of matter, force, motion and…

Homeschool Workshop: Harmonic Motion

Harmonic Motion- Monday, November 18 This week, students study periodic motion, including properties of waves and oscillations of springs. MIDDLE SCHOOL PHYSICS LAB Mondays 11:15am-12:45pm Ages 11-14 Throughout this course, students investigate the behavior of the universe by experimenting with…

Homeschool Workshop: Thermodynamics

Thermodynamics – Monday, December 2 In this lab, we study heat and temperature, and how they related to energy, matter and work. Students conduct experiments to determine how specific conditions affect temperature. PHYSICS IN ACTION Monday 9:30am-10:45am Ages 8-10 Students study physics by…

Homeschool Workshop: Thermodynamics

Thermodynamics – Monday, December 2 Students investigate thermal properties of matter as they conduct experiments to study heat and temperature, and how these are related to energy and work. MIDDLE SCHOOL PHYSICS LAB Mondays 11:15am-12:45pm Ages 11-14 Throughout this course, students investigate…

Homeschool Workshop: Electricity and Magnetism

Electricity and Magnetism – Monday, December 9 We explore electric and magnetic fields in this lab, and investigate the relationship between electricity and magnetism, and build simple electromagnets and circuits. PHYSICS IN ACTION Monday 9:30am-10:45am Ages 8-10 Students study physics by…

Homeschool Workshop: Electric and Magnetic Fields

Electric and Magnetic Fields – Monday, December 9 Investigate the science of circuits and currents, explore permanent and temporary magnets, and create electromagnets to study electric and magnetic fields. MIDDLE SCHOOL PHYSICS LAB Mondays 11:15am-12:45pm Ages 11-14 Throughout this course,…