Category Archives: Elementary

June 14th, 2020 by 
The Periodic Table - Elementary Level Science Series Session 4 This 3-week Session is a great introduction to the periodic table. It will also be a solid class for those students who want to dig deeper!  I will be covering the elements on the Periodic table, and what the meaning is of the rows and columns (periods & families.) The Periodic Table is one of the 4 sessions in the Elementary Level Science Series. Each session of the Elementary Level Science Series meets 3 times over a span of 3 weeks. Each 3-week Session includes important, foundational science topics, scientific …
June 14th, 2020 by 
The Birds & the Bees & the Flowers & the Trees - Elementary Level Science Series Session 3 In this fun and educational 3-week session, students will learn some of the basic concepts in ecology. Learn about food webs, bees (the perfect pollinators), and the relationship between plants and animals and how they have evolved together. The Birds & the Bees & the Flowers & the Trees is one of the 4 sessions in the Elementary Level Science Series. Each session of the Elementary Level Science Series meets 3 times over a span of 3 weeks. Each 3-week Session includes …
June 14th, 2020 by 
How Earth Got Its Shape - Elementary Level Science Series Session 2 From weathering, erosion, and deposition to plate tectonics to volcanism students will learn about the forces that shape Earth. Students will conduct field research, make a scientific model, and conduct a lab in this high-interest, hands-on 3-week Session. How Earth Got Its Shape  is one of the 4 sessions in the Elementary Level Science Series. Each session of the Elementary Level Science Series meets 3 times over a span of 3 weeks. Each 3-week Session includes important, foundational science topics, scientific modeling, focused definitions of core science terms …
June 14th, 2020 by 
Topics in Astronomy - Elementary Level Science Series Session 1 How fast is the speed of light? How big is the solar system? Why is Venus so hot? What is up with Jupiter & it's many moons? Join Blair Lee for a 3-week session focused on topics in astronomy. Your children will learn these answers to these questions, all the while they will work on science skills and lab technique. Topics in Astronomy is one of the 4 Sessions in the Elementary Level Science Series. Each session of the Elementary Level Science Series meets 3 times over a span of …
June 14th, 2020 by 
The Stargazer’s Club - Family Series Do you and your family love to look at the night sky, imagining what is out there in the vast universe? Wouldn't it be fun to be part of a community of stargazers? The Stargazer's Club is an online community that meets monthly to learn about the cosmos. This club is geared for the whole family, from littlest to adults. Using the course, The Stargazer's Notebook, as a guide, members of the club will map the night sky, get information about special events, and prove the heliocentric model for the planetary motion. Each month there …