Science Classes

Fun for the whole family

From robots to airplanes, learn how to bring technology to life! Choose from sessions for grades K-12 at Exploration Place or all-new sessions at the MakerSpace at the Educational Services and Staff Development Association of Central Kansas (ESSDACK) in Hutchinson, Kan.

Fall 2017- Coding and Robotics

at Exploration Place

August 15
Coding Basics  
Decipher code and maneuver bots through a maze. 

September 12
Build-a-Bot   
Design and build your own robotic assistant.

October 10
Code-a-Bot   
Explore coding with Ozobots. Design mazes and code using Ozoblockly.

November 14
BioCode
Examine how scientists use coding to improve biological resources. 

at ESSDACK in Hutchinson

September 29
Build-a-Bot   
Design and build your own robotic assistant.

October 27
Code-a-Bot   
Explore coding with Ozobots. Design mazes and code using Ozoblockly.

November 17
BioCode
Examine how scientists use coding to improve biological resources. 

Spring 2018 - Build to Soar

at Exploration Place

January 9
Design!
Design an aircraft to achieve a targeted goal.

February 13
Build! 
Complete hydraulic, pneumatic and electrical systems to construct working aircraft.

March 13
Fly!
Test materials to see which are lighter than air.

April 10
Launch!
Construct a rocket and measure its flight.

at ESSDACK in Hutchinson

January 26
Design!
Design an aircraft to achieve a targeted goal.

February 23
Build! 
Complete hydraulic, pneumatic and electrical systems to construct working aircraft.

March 16
Fly!
Test materials to see which are lighter than air.

April 27
Launch!
Construct a rocket and measure its flight.

Prices

at Exploration Place

Individual Class Per Student
Member: $10
Nonmember: $12.50

Register for all 8 classes and save 10%*
Member: $72
Nonmember: $90

*Must register for all 8 classes at one time to receive discount. Call 316-660-0620.

Class price includes general exhibit admission for student only.

Register Now
Or call us at 316.660.0620.

Advanced registration and payment required by Monday prior to the day of class.

Please note:

  • Classes are held on the second Tuesday of the month from 2 - 4 p.m.
  • Separate classrooms will be used for Grades K - 5 and 6 - 12 (pending enrollment numbers.)
  • Each classroom holds 25 students.
  • When a class fills, an additional class will be held the following Tuesday.
  • Parent seating area available for all classes.
  • Groups of 10 or more can schedule their own afternoon class.

at ESSDACK in Hutchinson

One class: $16 (per student)
Remaining 7 classes (Sept. – April): $100

To register call 316.660.0620

Advanced registration and payment required by Monday prior to the day of class.

Please note:

  • Classes are held on selected Fridays from 9:30 – 11:30 a.m.
  • Each class holds 25 students.
  • Groups of 10 or more can schedule their own afternoon class.
Join us for Homeschool Family Engineering Day

Tuesday, Feb. 6, 2018 from 10 a.m. - 2 p.m. Click here to find out more!

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