Hands-on projects spark kids’ interest in science

The scientific evidence is indisputable: learning about science is fun!
“Our goal is to give kids a new perspective on science,” said Shannon Patoine, a University of Regina student and one of two instructors with the Saskatchewan Science Centre’s “Go! Science” summer outreach program. “We want them to see that science is stimulating and fun; that it’s not beyond anyone’s reach.”

Youngsters work in small groups to build ‘balloon cars’ during a ‘Go! Science’ workshop on the lawn of the Langham library on Thursday, August 10

On Thursday, August 10, youngsters in Langham were busy building “balloon cars” on the lawn outside the Langham branch of the Wheatland Regional Library. It was the second stop of the day for the “Go! Science” outreach program workshop, having paid a visit to Waldheim earlier that morning. Continue reading “Hands-on projects spark kids’ interest in science”