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STEM Career Explorations: Greening Your Future for 6th – 8th Grade Students
Wednesday, February 17, 2016 @ 9:00 AM-1:30 PMFree
Room remaining for 35 students. (Can also accommodate 1 – 5 individual, or home school students). Wait-list ONLY on all additional dates.
CBEC (Commerce Bank Education Center), 651 Shaw Blvd. (NE corner of Shaw and Kingshighway)., St. Louis, MO 63110
Explore careers in science through interactive and hands-on demonstrations in four fun, informative and fast-paced, 25-minute classroom sessions with working scientists, engineers and STEM professionals. Career explorations include sessions on Green Careers in STEM. Students participate in an afternoon scavenger hunt featuring the Botanical Garden’s Climatron (world’s first geodesic dome greenhouse), Linnean House (oldest continuously operating greenhouse west of the Mississippi), William T. Kemper Center for Home Gardening, and English Woodland Garden.
Bring: Sack lunches and drinks for students, teachers, and chaperones. Sharpened pencils.
REGISTRATION REQUIRED, Register Here! – Program can accommodate up to four groups of 20 – 25 middle school students in grades 6 – 8 per day.
PLEASE PROVIDE: the date/s you would like to attend, the name and address of your school, grade level/s to attend, number of students per grade level group, and the name and contact information (school, cell and home phone numbers and email addresses) of the teacher chaperone and school principal.
NO MONEY FOR SCHOOL FIELD TRIPS? LIMITED FUNDING MAY BE AVAILABLE for BUS TRANSPORTATION. Call 314-537-7889.