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Program fees are $20/person per program. Fee includes the classroom program, an opportunity for reflection/discussion with an Explora educator, and a certificate of completion to verify 1.5 competency hours.
You will receive a signed certificate of completion and 1.5 competency hours in any of the following competency areas. You may choose one, or split the time among multiple competencies:
Competency 1: Child Growth, Development & Learning
Competency 5: Learning Environment & Curriculum Implementation
Competency 7: Professionalism
Saturday, January 18, 2014, 1:00-2:30
Playing Around with Polymers
Polymers are all around us from balloons to diapers. Find out what a polymer is. Do the properties of polymers change when they're made of different substances? Investigate the properties of this special material by making a number of different polymers and comparing their bounciness, stretchiness and more.
Use microscopes and loupes to examine a variety of rocks. Discover the main types of rocks, model the rock cycle, and perform a series of tests to unearth a mystery mineral. Create your own rock prints and examine crystals.