HANDS-ON SCIENCE
A science day-camp for kids entering grades 6–8
June 22–23, 2022 | University Wisconsin La Crosse

Hands-On Science Agenda

Day 1: June 22 expanding section

9:20–9:30 a.m.

Welcome and Organize in Groups
9:40–11:30 a.m.
  • Group 1: Bouncy Ball Factory
  • Group 2: Recording Human Movement
  • Group 3: Occupational Therapy: Hold onto What's Important
  • Group 4: The Mighty Heart: See It, Feel It, Hear It, and Work It
  • Group 5: Investigating the Why Behind Eating and Breathing
11:50–12:30 p.m Lunch
12:40–1:40 p.m. Day in the Life of a College Student
Campus tour with Sam Pierce
1:50–3:50 p.m.
  • Group 1: Recording Human Movement
  • Group 2: The Mighty Heart: See It, Feel It, Hear It, and Work It
  • Group 3: Investigating the Why Behind Eating and Breathing
  • Group 4: The Case of the Kidnapped Eagle
  • Group 5: Occupational Therapy: Hold onto What's Important
4 p.m.

Pick up

Notes:

You may park in Lot C2 for no charge from 8:45–9:30 a.m. and 3:45 - 4:30 p.m., however if you stay longer or arrive earlier, you will be expected to pay. The rate is $1/hour and may be paid at the Parking Kiosk in the C2 parking lot.

Day 2: June 23 expanding section

9:20–9:30 a.m.

Welcome and Organize in Groups
9:40–11:30 a.m.
  • Group 1: It's Electric!
  • Group 2: When Light and Matter Collide, There's Chemistry
  • Group 3: Bouncy Ball Factory
  • Group 4: Solids and Liquids and Gases, Oh My!
  • Group 5: How Many Fish Are in the Sea?
11:50–12:30 p.m Lunch
12:40–1:40 p.m. Uplifting Our World Through Engineering
Greg Chilcote, PE, PMP Program Manager Trane Technologies
1:50–3:50 p.m.
  • Group 1: How Many Fish Are in the Sea?
  • Group 2: The Case of the Kidnapped Eagle
  • Group 3: When Light and Matter Collide, There's Chemistry
  • Group 4: It's Electric!
  • Group 5: Solids and Liquids and Gases, Oh My!
4 p.m.

Pick-up

Notes:

You may park in Lot C2 for no charge from 3:45– 4:30, however, if you stay longer or arrive earlier, you will be expected to pay. The rate is $1/hour and may be paid at the Parking Kiosk in the C2 parking lot.