SUMMER 2018

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GROSS OUT SCIENCE ACADEMY

Yuck! If you like all things gross, squishy and electrifying come to our camp full of XL bubbles, magnetic slime, fuzzy molds and fizzing chemical reactions. You will discover the science behind weird and gross bodily functions and see your belly button bacteria! Conducting bizarre experiments is welcome! It’s a hands-on, minds-on journey into the science and biotechnology of plain gross! 

FEDERAL WAY
July 16–20
9am–12pm
Grades 1–3
Federal Way Community Center
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Auburn

August 6­­9
9am–12pm
Grades 3 & up
Green River College, Auburn, WT16
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CSI Mystery Camp 

Be a forensic scientist for a week! You will look at crime scene, collect evidence, and figure out how the crime happened. We will cover intense problem solving, anthropology, fingerprinting, chromatography and much more! It’s a hands-on, minds-on journey into the field of forensic science and related STEM careers. Day 1: Introduction to Crime Scene Investigation, procedures for search operations, types of evidence. Day 2: Locard’s Principle, fingerprints, rid-geology, lip prints and bite marks analysis. Day 3: Macro and microscopic fiber analysis, tool and foot marks. Day 4: Chemistry and toxicology Lab-identifying substances and liquids. Day 5: DNA extraction and principles of DNA fingerprinting. 

Federal Way

July 24­­28, 2017
9am–noon
Grades 4 & up
Art Room, Dumas Bay Center


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Challenge ME STEM

Be an inventor, engineer and scientist in one! Find a solution, step out of the crowd and learn to make a difference solving real-world challenges. You will tackle the issue of access to clean water, engineer a model of an atomic force microscope, develop solutions to problems caused by plastic waste and clean-up nasty oil spill. It’s a hands-on, minds-on journey fueled by your own creativity, tinkering and passion!

AUBURN
July 23–­­27
9am–12pm
Grades 4–6
Federal Way Community Center


GO, GROW AND GLOW!

It's time to come to the garden and explore the science behind the goodness that super-foods make in our bodies! The series covers harvesting, making, eating garden snacks, and analyzing them in our science and engineering lab. Our hands-on, seed-to-table activities will finally answer the question: Why eating broccoli is good for you? 
You don't want to miss this one! 

Kent