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For Middle School Students Entering 7th & 8th Grades

Tentative Schedule (June 2-6)

Date

Time

Event

Location

 

 

Day 1

Monday, June 2nd

 

9:10 – 10:00

Welcome/ Introduction

AB7 116

 

10:00 – 11:00

Campus Tour

 

 

11:15 – 12:15

Lunch

 

 

12:30 – 1:30

Angles and Triangles

by Mr. Rob Nichols

AB7 116

 

1:30 – 3:30

Bridge Construction and Testing Competition  by  Dr. Tanya Kunberger

Holmes Hall 330

 

3:30 – 4:00

Reflection

Newsletter- Day 1 Day 1

Holmes Hall 330

 

 

Day 2

Tuesday, June 3rd

 

 

9:00 – 9:35

What is New in the Solar System?

by Dr. Angela Meyer

Observatory

 

9:40 – 11:15

Scaling Down the Solar System Activity

by Mrs. Tanya Huffman

Lutgert Hall 1204

 

11:15 – 12:15

Lunch

 

 

12:30 – 2:00

Surface Area and Volume

by Mr. Rob Nichols

Lutgert Hall 1204

 

2:00 – 3:30

Dissolving Metal Activity

by Mrs. Rachel Campbell

Holmes Hall 225

 

3:30 – 4:00

Reflection

Newsletter- Day 2 Day 2

Holmes Hall 225

 

 

Day 3

Wednesday, June 4th

 

 

 

9:00 – 10:00

Math in Finance

by Ms. Becky Bokrand (CPA/CFF, CFE, PI)

AB7 116

 

10:00 – 11:15

Binary Numbers: If you only had two fingers… by Mrs. Tanya Huffman

AB7 116

 

11:15 – 12:15

Lunch

 

 

12:30 – 1:30

Logic

by Mr. Rob Nichols

AB7 116

 

1:30 – 3:30

Robots and Their Programming

by Dr. Fernando Gonzalez

Holmes Hall 202

 

3:30 – 4:00

Reflection

Newsletter- Day 3 Day 3

 

 

 

Day 4

Thursday, June 5th

 

 

 

 

9:00 – 11:15

Matrix Algebra

by Mr. Rob Nichols

Lutgert Hall 1204

 

11:15 – 12:15

Lunch

 

 

12:30 – 3:30

Spectrometer Activity

 by Dr. Kevin Davies

Lutgert Hall 1203

 

3:30 – 4:00

Reflection

Newsletter- Day 4 Day 4

 

 

 

Day 5

Friday, June 6th

 

 

 

 

9:00 – 11:15

Algebraic Functions and Modeling

by Mr. Rob Nichols

AB7 116

 

11:15 – 12:15

Lunch

 

 

12:30 – 3:00

Mars Dead or Alive: Slowing things down

by Mrs. Tanya Huffman

Lutgert Hall 2209

 

3:00 – 3:30

Reflection

Newsletter- Day 5 Day 4

Lutgert Hall 2209

 

3:30 – 4:00

GRADUATION

Parents are welcome to attend

AB7 114

 

 

 

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