GSK Science in the Summer™

Free, fun, hands-on summer science

For Grades 2 - 6

In 2018, GSK Science in the Summer™ students at sites across the country will learn about the Science of Space. GSK Science in the Summer is a free science education program that helps elementary school children “grow into science.” Through classes held in public schools other community-based organizations, the program gets kids excited about learning science with hands-on experiments. The GSK Science in the SummerTM National Program is sponsored by GSK and administered by The Franklin Institute, a global leader in science education

The Science of Space content invites children to explore the role of science, technology, engineering, and math in space. Through active, hands on learning, students discover that exploring space is within their grasp. The Science of Space program shows them that the skies above are just the beginning of what galaxy contains.

Students will:

  • Apply scientific strategies to test the effects of UV light.
  • Explore the properties of the sun, moon and stars
  • Examine the aspects of space exploration that pertain to astronauts and space travel.
  • Make their own rockets.
  • Discover that there are many careers in science that pertain to space investigation.

Click "Register Now" to sign up for each session you'd like to attend. Or call 316-660-0600.

Washington Elementary - Wellington
Wednesday, May 30
9 a.m. - 2 p.m. Grades 2 - 6
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Oxford Elementary
Thursday, May 31
9 a.m. - 2 p.m. Grades 2 - 6
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Lincoln Elementary - Wellington
Friday, June 1
9 a.m. - 2 p.m. Grades 2 - 6
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Belle Plaine Elementary
Monday, June 4
9 a.m. - 2 p.m. Grades 2 - 6
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Inman Elementary
Wednesday, June 6
9 a.m. - 2 p.m. Grades 2 - 6
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Inman Elementary
Wednesday, June 6
9 a.m. - 2 p.m. Grades 2 - 6
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South Haven Elementary
Tuesday, June 12
9 a.m. - 2 p.m. Grades 2 - 6
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Conway Springs Elementary
Wednesday, June 13
9 a.m. - 2 p.m. Grades 2 - 6
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Argonia Elementary
Thursday, June 14
9 a.m. - 2 p.m. Grades 2 - 6
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Caldwell Elementary
Tuesday, June 19
9 a.m. - 2 p.m. Grades 2 - 6
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Boys and Girls Club of Wichita
Monday, July 9 - Tuesday, July 10
9 a.m. - 11 a.m. Grades 4 - 6
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Wednesday, July 11 - Thursday, July 12
9 a.m. - 11 a.m. Grades 2 - 3
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Kennedy Elementary - Wellington
Tuesday, July 17
9 a.m. - 2 p.m. Grades 2 - 6
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MakerSpace at ESSDACK - Hutchinson
Tuesday, July 24
9 a.m. - 2 p.m. Grades 2 - 6
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GSK - one of the world’s leading research-based pharmaceutical and healthcare companies − is committed to improving the quality of human life by enabling people to do more, feel better and live longer. For further information, go to us.gsk.com, follow us on Twitter or visit our blog. For more information on GSK’s global STEM education program, visit gskscienceeducation.com.

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