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Weird Science: Grades 1 - 2

Course Description

Glowing cloud bubbles and liquid magnets? It’s all normal in Weird Science! If chemical reactions are your thing you’re going to have a *blast* in Weird Science. Where else can you make your own super bounce slime and flaming tornado?! Lead by a Master Wizard you’ll explore the world of chemistry and discover all the cool things you can do with common household products.

Students will explore the basics of safe chemical reactions, including difference between acids and bases, endothermic and exothermic reactions, the states of matter, and fluid dynamics. Mater sciences will also be introduced through polymers, metallurgy and crystallography.

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Extended Day Coverage (Mornings & Afternoons)
Families needing to drop off kids early or pick them up late may take advantage of TCU's Extended Coverage options. These optional coverages may be added during workshop registration and checkout. Fees are based on a weekly basis (see fees below); extended coverage for individaul days are not available for purchase.

  • Morning Extended Day Coverage (7:30am - 9:00am): +$35/week
  • Afternoon Extended Day Coverage (4:00pm - 5:30pm): +$35/week

    Lunch Policy & Coverage
    Campers registered for both a morning and an afternoon workshop during the same week, or an all day workshop will be monitored for lunch at no additional cost. Students staying all day must provide their own, non-perishable lunch and beverage (refrigeration not available). Please note that no lunches will be provided by TCU or staff.

    Ya'll Come Back! Rebate Program
    Simply register your child in more than one eligible camp workshop this summer and receive a rebate after the camp season ends. $10 rebates apply to each additional camp for each child; so, register your child for three eligible camps and receive $20 back! It's our way of saying thanks! Rebates will be processed in Fall 2018.

    Detailed information will be sent several weeks in advance of the camp

    Number of Seat(s) Available: There are 8 openings remaining at this time.

    Dates:July 23-27, 2018
    Meets:M, Tu, W, Th and F from 9:00 AM to 12 N, 5 sessions
    Instructor:Study Center
    Fee: $228.00Fee Breakdown