Social Studies and Science

The mystery of Ancient Egypt (Gr. 3-5) From pyramids to mummies, hieroglyphs to pharaohs, Egypt has always fascinated kids. Discover the Land of the Pharaohs! Master the skills of making mummies. Learn Egyptian writing and solve the mystery of Great Sphinx. Investigate the stable structure of the pyramids. • This workshop also covers ideas from Structures and Mechanisms unitThe cradle of modern science-Ancient Greece (Gr.3-5) Ancient Greece gave our civilization an enormous quantity of scientific discoveries, monuments of art, architecture and literature. Students learn the story of the guileful gorgon medusa; create the real masterpiece of Greek mosaic art and fill themselves like Archimedes while discovering his famous law and making catapults. • This workshop also covers ideas from Structures and Mechanisms unitAncient China (Gr.4-6) Famous inventions came out of one of the world’s longest surviving civilization – Ancient China, such as block printing, singing bowls and compass. This workshop takes students to the dawn of an ancient civilization which has inspired some of the world’s greatest thinkers, inventors and inspirations. In this new Ancient China civilization workshop students discover all of those wonders. • This workshop also covers ideas from Matter and Energy unit