Classes

Educational Classes

Our educational classes will introduce your children into interesting, entertaining and extremely varied world of modernscience, history and art. Every child becomes an investigator, immersed in innovative, hands-on experimental activities. Each class runs for eight weeks during Fall, Winter, Spring, and Summer. You can register your child for one or more terms.

Our 2014 Spring Classes Registration has already begun. Educational classes are taught by passionate, professional Scientists and Artists. Class size is kept at a minimum to ensure quality instruction and guidance. Teacher to student ratio is 1:10. Register soon & inspire curiosity and creativity in your child!

Wonders of science

Course Fee:  $135 / 8 classes

Ages: 4.5 – 8

Teacher-Student Ratio:  1:10

Day Offered: Tuesday 4:30pm/ 6:00pm, Saturday & Sunday 9:30am

Classes start on  Tuesday, April 15th

Course Description:

bugboyDelve into the adventures of science! Children will discover the answers on questions most frequently asked about the world around us: like why are dinosaurs extinct, or why doesn't a spider get stack in its own web? It's not easy to be knowledgeable in all walks of science, but here's lively help for when the questions start coming. Every class will explore a different scientific walk. Children will take the science in their hands and surprise themselves and everyone around them with their own unique creations. Let the magic of science begin!

Science Explorer Lab

Course Fee: $135/ 8 classes

Ages: 8-12

Teacher-Student Ratio:  1:10

Day Offered: Wednesday 6:30pm

Classes start on Wednesday, April 16th

Course Description:
Every class that we design at Chamelea Center, begins with a fundamental question that is asked by kids everyday, and then hands-on science is used as a vehicle for engaging, discovering, and learning through actually experience, not just explanation. Kids will experiment with and discover core science principles of pressure, weather, electricity, sound. Kids will love finding out how everything works and doing real experiments with real test tubes, pipettes and microscopes.

Cooking with science

Course Fee: $135/ 8 classes

Ages: 8-12

Teacher-Student Ratio:  1:10

Day Offered: Thursday 6:30pm

Classes start on Thursday, April 10th

Course Description:

What is science for you? Do you think science is
boring and hard formulas? Discover how a pinch of curiosity can improve your understanding. Explore recipes, activities, and experiments that will enhance your understanding of the general science and particulary the science behind food and cooking. Science is awesome. Food is awesome. Blending the two together rocks faces off.

SMART class (Science + Music + ART)

Course Fee: $135/ 8 classes

Ages: 4-8

Teacher-Student Ratio:  1:10

Day Offered: Thursday 5:30pm

Classes start on Thursday, April 10th

Course Description:

Do re mi fa so la ti do! Explore the magical world of music! Children will learn about music and its history through fun science experiments and creative arts & crafts projects! All activities are directed to increase cultural intelligence and neurological development. Studies show that exposing children to great music helps improve brain development. Every workshop has children learning something cool and interesting! For example, in the "Carmen" class, children will learn about famous opera, make a beautiful Chinese fan and participate in the exciting experiments about air.

Little Lab

Course Fee: $95/ 8 classes

Ages: 4-5

Teacher-Student Ratio:  1:8

Day Offered: Friday 11:00am/4:45pm

Classes start on Friday, April 11th

Course Description:

This program is intended to serve as a starting point and inspiration for scientific explorations. Each theme included small and large group activities which can be adapted to any environment. Your child will be involved in the wide range of hands-on science activities and explore subjects like magnets, bubbles, sound and mysterious mixtures. These activities will spark excitement for discovering, exploring, and inquiring.

Story Time Science

Course Fee:  $75 / 8 classes

Ages: 3 – 5

Teacher-Student Ratio:  1:8

Day Offered: Monday 11:00am/4:00pm ,Thursday 11:00/4:00pm

Designed especially for younger kids, this 30-minute class develops curiosity, creative thinking, confidence and friendshio. Classes feature a weekly story and science experiment that build from week to week around familiar science themes. Class is attended by both child and categiver.