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UC Irvine Gifted Student Saturday Academy for students in grades 1-3

I know some of you are looking for program options and enrichment activities for younger children. This class is open to children in grades 1-3, and enrollment is now open.

Gifted Students Network Saturday Academy
Turkey Day Science
(Grades 1-3)

Come discover the connection between chemistry, physics, biology, and Thanksgiving dinner. Using hands-on experiments, students will explore chemical reactions such as potato power and chemical pie. Learn “Turkey Day” science tricks and answer questions like “Does eating turkey really make you sleepy and do turkeys fly?”

Date: November 23, 2013
Time: 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Location: UCI Center for Educational Partnerships

Registration Fee: $175

Please note: Bring bagged lunch *Snacks provided throughout the day.*
However, if your child has certain food needs, it is advisable that you pack snacks along with lunch.

Debora Martin, M.Ed.
Debora has a Masters Degree in Education and over 40 years experience working with children and adults. Throughout her career, she has been a teacher, administrator, trainer, and has developed math and science curricula in both the private and public sectors. For the past 10 years, she has worked at the University of California, Irvine on a National Science Foundation (NSF) grant that focused on the importance of science as an integral component of the elementary curriculum. This past summer she joined the Gifted Students Lower Academy team as an instructor.

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Please contact us with any questions at #949 824-5069

Thank you, and have a nice day!