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Drop in and work together as a family on a science challenge in the Family Workshop at the SEE Science Center! The SEE Science Center will use activities provided by our experienced education staff in the workshop. The activities are available to visitors without any additional cost above their admission to the Science Center and are available only during published Family workshop hours. They are self guided with staff available to assist. Activities are ideal for kids ages 6-10. Activities take 15-40 minutes to complete.

 


March 2014

Saturdays 11am -12pm and Sundays 2pm -3pm.

March 22 & 23: Origami DNA
Create a double helix model of DNA

March 29 & 30: Secret Codon
Write a secret message in code -Genetic code!

 


April 2014

Saturdays 11am -12pm and Sundays 2pm -3pm.

Make a Thermometer April 5 & 6
Watch as the temperature goes up when a little heat is added to your termometer!

Tornado in a Jar April 12 & 13
Create your own vortex and see up close what a tornado is.


Make you own Anemometer April 19& 20
Be able to see how fast the wind is blowing!

 

 

 

 

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Fetch! with Ruff Ruffman

The Family workshop features FETCH! With Ruff Ruffman. FETCH is a PBS science and engineering reality TV series for kids. The show is hosted by Ruff Ruffman an animated dog who sends out real kids to pursue interesting challenges. The series focuses on real world science, featuring kids as they pursue questions, conduct experiments, and actively investigate the world around them. The FETCH activities offered in the Family workshop are designed to give viewers a chance to play along with the show, even after the TV is turned off. Learn more about the show on this PBS Kids webpage.

Visit the Family Workshop once a week, once a month or once a year, whenever you have a chance to drop by! 
If you have any questions give the SEE Science Center a call at 603-669-0400.

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