Spring Home-School Programs 2017/2018
Members - $40 per student
Non-Members - $60 per student
Price reflects the workshop only and does not include general admission into the Science Center.
All workshops are available for students aged 8-15
For students 7 and under, please check out our Early Childhood Workshops.
Check out our new structure based on Project Based Learning!
(Prices listed include all 4 months of integrated sessions, 1 session a month)
Please choose either Thursdays or Fridays when registering.
All workshops run 1:30-3:30pm.
Cracking the Code
All students will be working in pairs or small groups throughout all 4 sessions.
Students will create and problem solve their way through a series of fun, hands-on projects. Delve into Cryptography and learn why secret codes were so important from ancient times through today. Discover how a padlock works and make a working one from simple materials! Learn to code Makey-Makey’s and Arduino’s to communicate with light & sound. Then put your newfound skills to the test using what you built and design a puzzling challenge for your classmates to complete!
Thursday 2/22/2018 or Friday 2/23/2018– Cryptography – Codes & Ciphers
Thursday 3/22/2018 or Friday 3/23/2018 – Manufacture a Lock & Key
Thursday 4/26/2018 or Friday 4/26/2018 – Makey-Makey Morse Codes & Arduino Alarms
Thursday 5/17/2018 or Friday 5/18/2018 – Design your challenge. Solve the others!
Ohio Standards covered in all of these workshops:
Common Core Math Ohio’s New Learning Standards in Science – Cognitive Demands
Fractions Designing Technological/ Engineering Solutions Using Science Concepts
Measurement & Data Interpreting and Communicating Science Concepts
Participation Certificates will be sent out at the end of the season.
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 2017-2018 Educator Guide.
Register online or call 216-621-2400 (Monday - Friday 9 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.)