Hands-On Science
A science day-camp for kids entering grades 6–8
June 24–25, 2020 | UW-La Crosse

Wednesday, June 24, 2020

9–9:20 a.m. Registration: Room TBD, Cowley Hall
9:20–9:30 a.m. Welcome
9:40–11:40 a.m. Workshop Group 1:
  • Communicating with Robots
  • Cracking the Code: The Amazing Story of DNA
  • Crime Scene Investigation
  • Join the CIA: Become a CLIMATE Change INVESTIGATOR and AGENT
  • Solving Micro Mysteries
11:50 a.m.–12:30 p.m. Lunch
12:40–1:40 p.m. Campus Tour
1:50–3:50 p.m. Workshop Group 2:
  • Communicating with Robots
  • Cracking the Code: The Amazing Story of DNA
  • Measuring Movement
  • Solving Micro Mysteries
  • When Light & Matter Collide
4 p.m. Adjourn/Pick Up: Room TBD, Cowley Hall

Thursday, June 25, 2020

9–9:20 a.m. Check-in: Cartwright Circle (On East Ave., in front of Cartwright Center)
9:20–9:30 a.m. Organize
9:40–11:40 a.m. Workshop Group 3:
  • Bouncy Ball Factory
  • Crime Scene Investigation
  • Fascinating Fungi
  • It's Electric!
  • Making Bones Speak
11:50 a.m.–12:30 p.m. Lunch
12:40–1:40 p.m. Chemistry Show
The Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry at UWL is proud to present The Magic of Chemistry. This hit, interactive show will include fire and ice, amazing (chemical) transformations, and EXPLOSIONS! Come join us and see why chemistry is truly magical!
1:50–3:50 p.m. Workshop Group 4:
  • Bouncy Ball Factory
  • Fascinating Fungi
  • It's Electric!
  • Making Bones Speak
  • When Light & Matter Collide
4 p.m. Adjourn/Pick Up: Room TBD, Cowley Hall