Science & Sustainability

Few places available!
10h
50.00

Description

This week-long virtual camp presents sustainability topics in a very positive way with the goal of educating our children on how we can live in harmony with nature. They will develop a greater appreciation of the natural environment - resources, plants & animals.

Students will learn more about the green technologies scientists have been studying to create a sustainable future such as Solar Energy, Wind Power and Electric Cars.

Zoom Lessons

9th-13th August at 10.00-11.15am. Each day comprises of an 1 hour interactive lesson followed by 15min of fun games and icebreakers.

Students will be given activities and challenges to complete in their own time. They will have a chance to present it to their peers.

Who is this course for?

This camp is perfect for SMART Cookies who are curious about the world around them and care for the environment, plants and animals.

Instructors

Lizzy Carroll
BSc Zoology
University College Cork
Kate Kearney
BSc Biological and Chemical Sciences
University College Cork
Megan O’Brien
BSc Physics, PhD Student
Tyndall National Institute
50.00

Learning Outcomes

  • Ecosystem & Biodiversity
  • Environmental Awareness
  • Sustainable Science & Living
  • Green Technologies

Target Audience

  • 8-12 year old children
  • Everyone in their family

Material Includes

  • Pre-Lesson Activities
  • Live Zoom Lessons
  • Post-Lesson Challenge
  • Worksheets

Requirements

  • Zoom, Internet Browser
  • Desktop, Laptop or Tablet
  • Basic household materials

Modules

18 Lessons10h

Welcome!

Overview
Lesson Activities
Zoom Lessons

Day 1

Day 2

Day 3

Day 4

Day 5

CAMP REVIEWS

Develop communication skills and make new friends while learning in a friendly environment with like-minded peers!

“It was worth every minute. My son was happy buzzing for the rest of the day. He was more secure and open because of the online setting.”
– Vika Gailite

“We were really impressed with the standard of teaching delivered by the fun, intelligent and inspiring female leads.” 
Lucy Moore

faq

Feel free to contact us if you can’t find an anwer to your question.

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Science & Sustainability Camp: 10th-23rd of July, Zoom lessons daily from 10.00-11.15am (GMT+1)

The registration fee for the camp is per household. So you can register two or more siblings for the price of one! You can complete their information after booking.

Our Zoom lessons are video recorded and made available in the afternoon. So your children can watch the Zoom lessons in their own time at their own pace.

We are continuously assessing the demand for our camps. Get in touch to let us know what time suits your family better.

Zoom Call at 10.00-11.15am (GMT+1):

  • 10.00-11.00am Live Lesson with our enthusiastic expert instructors to introduce new topics in a fun way!
  • 11.00-11.15am Icebreaker sessions to allow 1-to-1 interaction and idea exchange between kids (optional)

Hands-on Challenges: we encourage campers to complete a 1-hour self-paced and self-directed hands-on challenge following the Zoom call. Our campers are given the opportunity to present or comment on them the following day.

All lessons and hands-on challenge resources can be accessed in our SMART Platform.

We especially designed the content and experience for children aged 8 – 12 years. No previous knowledge is required for any of the subjects! 

Zoom for video lessons with instructors.

SMART Platform for managing the content and communication with students.

No, the material list very basic! You very likely already have everything you need at home. We will provide a list in advance to ensure an optimal experience. 

interested in us?

We are planning on running this and many more workshops in the near future.

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