Introducing our NEW Home School Programs!
Ages 8 - 12 meet from 10 a.m. to noon
Ages 13 - 17 meet from 1-3 p.m.
For students 7 and younger, please visit our early childhood education workshops page.
NEW Pricing Structure: $18/student ($12/student members)
Don't forget to ask about our $5 sibling discount when registering! Please note that registration for home school workshops does NOT include general admission to Great Lakes Science Center.
November 4, 2016 (both age groups) and November 11, 2016 (8-12 only) - Print It!
Have you ever wanted to create something using a 3-D printer? Now is your chance! Discover the basics of designing in TinkerCad and design your very own key chain!
December 2, 2016 (both age groups) and December 9, 2016 (8-12 only) - Cut It!
Put your engineering skills to the test as you design, cut and build a clock using a laser cutter and engraver! The clock makes a perfect personalized gift for the holidays!
January 13, 2017 (both age groups) and January 20, 2017 (8-12 only) - Make It!
Use one, two or three fabrication machines to make your own board game! Design and print some dice or a plastic game piece using the 3-D printer. Make decals for your game with the vinyl cutter and cut out your board using the laser cutter. Prior experience with these machines is helpful but not necessary. Game on!
Register online or call 216-621-2400 (Monday - Friday 9 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.)
Ohio Standards covered in each workshop:
Common Core Math: Fractions, Measurement & Data, Geometry
Ohio's New Learning Standards in Science - Cognitive Demands: Designing Technology / Engineering Solutions Using Science Concepts, Interpreting and Communications Science Concepts
Participation Certificates Available
Looking to do a dissection or other school workshop? A group of 10 or more can book any of the educational experiences offered in our 2016-2017 Educator Guide.