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Science Summer Camp
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ADVANCED SCIENCE SUMMER CAMP (MON. 29 JULY – FRI. 2 AUG. 2019)

£395.00

*** FULLY BOOKED. PLEASE CONTACT US ON 075 3522 5432 SHOULD YOU WISH TO BE PLACED ON OUR WAITING LIST***

 

Dates: Monday 29 July until Friday 2 August inclusive.

 

Time: From 9:00 am until 3:30 pm (registration opens at 8:40 am and closes at 8:55 am).

 

Age: 9 to 14. STRICTLY FOR CHILDREN AGED 9-14. NO EXCEPTIONS WILL BE MADE. (children are organised into separate groups according to their age and level of knowledge).

 

Location: Royal School of Mines building. Prince Consort Road. SW7 2BP.

 

Level: All levels of knowledge are welcome.

 

Lunch: Children bring their packed lunch, a few snacks and enough water for the day.

 

Children will be participating in a variety of demonstrations, group activities and practical experiments and will learn about exciting and enriching topics. Children learn through a hands-on approach and are welcome to take home any objects they have made throughout the week. See more details below.

 

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*** FULLY BOOKED. PLEASE CONTACT US ON 075 3522 5432 SHOULD YOU WISH TO BE PLACED ON OUR WAITING LIST***

 

 

The emphasis is on fun, yet we inspire learning about concepts through dialogue and questioning.

We will be offering brand new programmes for each week in summer.

 

***PLEASE NOTE THAT TOPICS AND/OR THE ORDER OF THE TOPICS ARE SUBJECT TO CHANGE WITHOUT PRIOR NOTICE***

 

 

Monday 29 July: Dynastic DNA

DNA, or deoxyribonucleic acid, carries the genetic information for all living things. In this session, your child will learn about the structure and function of DNA including nucleic acids, transcription and translation. Children will build model DNA molecules and extract DNA from cells.

 

 

Tuesday 30 July: The Eye and the Lens

The eye is an organ which enables us to see. In this session, children will dissect a real eye ball and learn about its structure. Children will also progress in looking at the different types of lenses and building a model eye.

 

 

Wednesday 31 July: Feel the Force

Forces are interactions which may change the speed, direction or shape of an object. Children about the different types of forces, the applications of forces and force calculations as they build and participate in different force experiments.

 

 

Thursday 1 August: Plenty of Polymers

Polymers are long-chained molecules composed of repeating single units called monomers. In this session, children will make their own polymers and will also examine polymers in nappies, hair gel and water beads. Children will learn about the process of polymerisation and what viscosity is.

 

 

Friday 2 August: Cars and Transportation

In our final session of the Summer Camp, your child will build and construct eco-friendly cars, build a new road for London and more. Children will learn about forces, energy and mechanical engineering as part of this theme.

 

 

We offer 10% discount on siblings booking and multiple bookings.
Any days booked individually will be charged at £90.00 per child.

 

 

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Need help with your booking or want more information, call us on

Tel 020 7769 6732/ 0753 522 5432