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SIMPLE MACHINES: Duplo in Action                Supported by C & C Collision
Pre- K - 2nd Science Center Visit:
(1 1/2 hrs) $8 per student
Max: 50 students

Visit Your Site: (1hr)   $235 first presentation
$200 each for additional on same day
Max: 25 Students

Using age appropriate kits, students will build various simple machines.  Participants make a tambourine using the machines built with Lego-Dacta kits.  Two (2) adult volunteers are needed to help in classroom.

 

SIMPLE MACHINES: Lego Engineering  
                                                  Supported by Lovett Silverman Construction Consultants and Wiedersum Architects
3rd - 6th Science Center Visit:
(1 1/2 hrs) $8 per student
Max: 50 students

Visit Your Site: (1hr)   $235 first presentation
$200 each for additional on same day
Max: 25 Students

Levers, pulleys and simple machines come to life when students build them.  Working through a series of models using LEGO Dacta Technics Kits, students engage in manipulating materials, interpreting data, observing and predicting. 

 

CRIME LAB
3rd - 5th Science Center Visit:
(1 1/2 hrs) $8 per student
Max: 50 students

Visit Your Site: (1hr)   $235 first presentation
$200 each for additional on same day
Max: 25 Students

Working in teams participants investigate a crime scene using the techniques of fingerprinting, chromatography and various clues.  The goal is to solve the crime of the missing Madagascar hissing roaches.  An exciting and challenging experience.  All materials are included. 

 

THE MUMMY
4th - 6th Science Center Visit:
(1 1/2 hrs) $8 per student
Max: 50 students

Visit Your Site: (1hr)   $235 first presentation
$200 each for additional on same day
Max: 25 Students

Participants learn about the ancient process of embalming and the cultural significance of mummification.  Topics discussed include amulets, sarcophagus, canopic jars and pyramid building.  Students make their very own mummy to take home.

 


 

 

Long Island Science Center
11 West Main Street, Riverhead, NY 11901
Phone: (631) 208-8000 - Email: info@lisciencecenter.org