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2019-20 LAB39 Class Schedule

 

Course registration will open on Wednesday, October 23, 2019 at 9am.

 

Wednesday 4-5pm, WJHS

Sports Physiology                             Liesel Brown

Want to jump higher and run faster? In this class, you will learn how your body works and functions, and how you can improve your overall health and sports performance.

Crave the Wave                                Chris Oh

Why is the sky blue? How do you locate an earthquake? Why do tsunami waves grow as they approach shore? How is the F-22 Raptor invisible to radar? In this class you will study all aspects of wave behavior.

Mystery Architecture                       Emily Mackie & Mhairi Phillips

In this class, you will work together to creatively design and build a unique structure that solves a problem and meets a community need.  Last year’s class built a mobile shelter for the homeless!

RoboLAB– NEW CLASS!                                        Michael Sobin

Calling all future engineers! In this class, innovative problem solvers work in teams with the VEX IQ Robotics system to plan, assemble and bring their machine creations to life.

 

Thursday 6-7pm, WJHS

Matter Matters: It’s a Material World                                 James Lane

Did you ever wonder why as you bend a paperclip back-and-forth it gets harder to bend and heats up before breaking? Did you ever wonder why a metal cup will dent when dropped, but a ceramic mug will shatter?  In this class, students will conduct hands-on experiments to learn about various materials properties.

Do the Cube                                       Richard Lee & Jerich Lee

Do you like to solve puzzles? In this class, you will learn algorithms and tips to help solve Rubik’s Cube, the world-famous 3D puzzle game.

Circuit City  (Note New Time!)                      Christopher Wieczorek

In this shocking class, you will learn about the power of electricity, currents and conductors while building different types of circuits.

 

 

Thursday 7-8pm, WJHS

Aerodynamics                                   Greg Mayer & Tony Asghari

Ever wondered how the shape of an airplane’s wings affects its ability to fly?  Learn about how things fly as you build models that test the four forces of flight.

HUMAnatomy   (Note New Time!)                             Alma Arslanagic

Did you know that the tongue is the strongest muscle in the human body? In this class, you will learn about body systems, including the structure of the parts, what they do, and how they work together.

Green Power – NEW CLASS!                                 Dan Litchfield    

In this powerful class, you will harness the wind and sun as you learn about the future of renewable energy.

 

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Open to all 5th – 8th grade students.

We expect many classes to fill quickly, so please take advantage of our wait lists as we are often able to accommodate additional students. If you join a wait list for a course, do so AFTER completing your registration for courses that are available.

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