$120 per class (up to 30 students). Additional sessions will be scheduled for groups larger than 30. Workshops must be scheduled at least four weeks in advance to order required supplies. Duration: 45-60 minutes.
Engineering Challenges: Parachutes
Combine forces of lift, drag and gravity with materials and design elements to create parachutes. Test your design by dropping your parachute 80 feet. Can you do it without cracking the raw egg payload? PS6 ;PS8;M6; M7; M8; RST6; RST7; RST8; SL6; SL7; SL8; WHST6; WHST7; WHST8
Alternative Energy: Wind Power
Explore renewable and non-renewable energy sources and apply the scientific process as you work in a team to design, build and test a wind turbine.PS6; PS7; PS8; M6; M7; M8; RST6; RST7; RST8; SL6; SL7; SL8; WHST6; WHST7; WHST8
Operation Heart Dissection
Students will get a tour of the body's pump during a guided dissection of a pig heart. They will cut into the heart to reveal the four chambers, peer into the aorta and inspect bloods vessels up close. They will see how cardiac surgeons operate on this essential organ with expertise and care with a narrated, recorded surgical procedure. (Must be reserved at least four weeks in advance.) $150 per class (up to 30 students). Duration: 75 minutes. BIO; SL; RST; WHST
Career Day Programs - Grades 6-12
Programs are free for students with field trip admission. Advance reservations are required. Call 216-621-2400 to register. Limited to 300 participants per session.
Health Careers Day - November 16, 2017
Meet local medical professionals and higher education representatives, and explore biomedical education programs and diverse career options in health and medicine.
Engineering Careers Day - March 1, 2018
Find out what engineers do! Discover internships and career paths in the field of electrical, biomedical, mechanical, aerospace, civil and chemical engineering.