PD Day Camps

 by THEMUSEUM
STEM, PD Day Camp
4 - 12 yearsRegistration required, Drop-off

PD Day Camps run at $45/day for non-members & $40/day for members.

Register your camper by emailing a completed registration form into Camps@THEMUSEUM.ca, faxing to 519-749-8612 or in person during regular business hours.

September 22, 2017 - THE SCIENCE BEHIND NATURE PD DAY CAMP

Take a break from the first weeks of school with some fun times in the Fall! This will take place o site and involve walking trips to the park. Drop-o and pick-up will take place at THEMUSEUM as usual.

Key Learning Points:

  • Plants and animals change during the fall as the days get shorter

Activities List:

  • Off-site visits to a community centre and park.
  • Fall leaf chromatography.
  • Plant pigment painting.
  • Leaf prints.
  • Migration game.

November 17, 2017 - PHOTO-TASTIC PD DAY CAMP

Learn the science behind photography, understand property of light all through exploration of the exhibition Model Citizens.

Key Learning Points:

  • Light is both a particle and a wave.
  • Light can pass through objects, be absorbed or be reflected.
  • Photography relies on the use of photosensitive pigments and sensors.

Activities List:

  • Pin hole cameras.
  • Camera obscura demonstration.
  • Sun prints.
  • Develop film.
source: www.themuseum.ca
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