Calling all 3rd to 6th graders, it's time to unleash your inner scientist and get excited about learning. The UW-Extension is hosting hand on experiments during Science Nights at the Wautoma Public Library every fourth Monday at 4:30 to 5:30. We start this January 27th with Ecobots! Please sign up as soon as possible--you do not want to miss out. Choose read more for our complete schedule:
January 27: Ecobots
Program a robot built from a common household item to clean up a simulated environmental spill.
February 24: I can build a robot
Construct a basic working robot from an NXT Lego kit. What can you program your robot to do?
March 24: Let’s get Buoyant!
Why do some things float in water while other things sink? Let’s get our hands wet and find out!
April 28: Roaring ROV’s
What’s an ROV? It’s a remotely operated vehicle. You will build an ROV with a small team and then test it out in the water.
Break/Vacation for Memorial Day or TBA
June 23: Roving Robots
Let’s build some more robots and see what they can do! NXT LEGO Robotics Kits
July 28: Color Me Green
What makes leaves green? Find out at the library as we make some cool prints with leaves.
August 25: Solar Power!
Come explore solar energy as we use it to pop balloons and power small vehicles.
September 22: Robotics Roundup
Come check out this mini robotics competition. Never tried robotics before? Don’t worry; this is for all skill levels.