We are the Explorers: Living on Mars - grades 2-6

SCIENCE 1239, Course Code: 4187

Columbus was an explorer - now you can be one too! You will learn about the red planet, explore how to get to Mars, build an edible Mars spacecraft, design a Mars base, create a hydroponics system to grow food and construct a filter to clean water for reuse. Become an astronaut as you experience a Mars mission in our space simulator! This program is open to persons in grades 2 - 6. Please remember to bring a lunch for the day. Light snacks will be provided, but if you have food allergies please bring your snack as well.

Course Fee:

Bring a sack lunch for the day. If you have food allergies, please bring a snack as well.

# of Sessions:

Instructor,Challenger Learning Center


Monday from 8:30AM to 4:30PM

Astroth Community Ed Center, Room 1200

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