Engineering is Elementary - A Sticky Situation:Designing Walls

  • November 15, 2018

  • Location: Lynn Meadows Discovery Center

  • Address: 246 Dolan Avenue, Gulfport, MS 39507

  • Phone: (228) 897-6039

  • Time: 10-11:30am

  • Price: $10 first child in family, $5 each additional child. Parents may stay. Museum admission additional $3 per person

Developed by Museum of Science in Boston, the mission is to foster engineering and  technological literacy among elementary-aged children. Kat Hamiter, a retired Science teacher with 30 years of teaching experience, will be leading our program sessions.

Who: Suitable for grades 1-5

November 1 & 15: A Sticky Situation: Designing Walls
This unit explores earth materials- including clay, sand, and soil - as they're used in mortar to build a stone wall. Students will plan, build, test and improve walls of their own.

Sponsored by: The Joe W. and Dorothy Dorsett Brown Foundation 

Classes will be limited to 30 per class.

Engineering is Elementary - A Sticky Situation:Designing Walls
  • November 15, 2018 to November 15, 2018
  • Lynn Meadows Discovery Center
  • $10 first child in family, $5 each additional child. Parents may stay. Museum admission additional $3 per person