In 2021, GSK Science in the Summer™ students at sites across the country will learn to Be An Engineer! 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 Summer™ National Program is sponsored by GSK and administered by The Franklin Institute, a global leader in science education

The Be An Engineer! invites children in grades 2 – 6 to explore the role of science, technology, engineering, and math in an engineer’s everyday life. Through active, hands on learning, students will discover new ways to solve real world problems for a variety of individuals and organizations.

Students will:
• Use as little material as possible to create a sturdy bridge
• Explore new ways to keep rainwater away from a park
• Examine different ways to make a device for individuals with limited mobility.
• Observe how a buzzer works and design a way to make it better.
• Discover that there are many different branches of engineering and each of them is unique.

Sign up using the link below:

Inman Elementary*
Tuesday, June 15
9 a.m. – 2 p.m. Grades 2-6
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Mulvane Grade School*
Friday, July 16
9 a.m. – 2 p.m. Grades 2-6
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Oxford Elementary*
Tuesday, July 27
9 a.m. – 2 p.m. Grades 2-6
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*Students will be required to wear a mask during activities and must bring a sack lunch with them.