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Educators: Do you want to extend the science and engineering learning that's going on in your classroom? Would you love to have parents involved in their child's science education? Join this Science City ScienceWise session for a morning of sharing the idea of Science Backpacks...

What is data literacy? In this ScienceWise workshop educators will explore strategies using various tools to help students engage in data analysis and data creation so that they can move past staring blankly at graphs on worksheets and move on to becoming real investigators of...

Calling all Breakout Box users: Are you ready to take your curriculum to the next level? This ScienceWise workshop is designed for people who are already familiar and comfortable with breakout boxes. Are you ready to dive into the world of puzzle creation? Are your students...

This ScienceWise workshop is a continuation of Part 1 from December 7, 2019. Participants will continue working through a unit plan that begins with phenomena and is steeped in the three dimensions. By the end of this workshop, participants will be well on their way...

Educators: Want to know how to turn recycled goods into moving robots? Join this Science City ScienceWise workshop to see how Junkbots, Artbots and Bristle Bots can reinforce lessons about electrical circuits, the engineering design process and creative problem solving. This workshop will be a...

This workshop takes place over two sessions (Part 2 will be February 1, 2020). Participants will live the story of a unit plan that  begins with phenomena and is steeped in the three dimensions. Along the way attendees will start creating their own units aligned...

Breakout boxes take the appeal of the "escape room" and bring alive the 4 Cs: critical thinking, creativity, collaboration and communication. Instead of a locked room, teams must figure out how to get inside a tightly locked box using curriculum-related puzzles. In this workshop, educators...

Want to do a Science & Engineering Fair project but don’t know where to start? Students, parents and educators are all invited to join Science City's team to learn about the Greater KC Science & Engineering Fair and to help prepare to enter a project...

Science City invites educators to join its ScienceWise series to learn new ways to engage students in STEM. In this session, educators will see how incorporating code into STEM lessons can be easier with Spheros, student-friendly robots that can roll, jump, swim, and even paint,...