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  • Friday, March 11th (Grades K-4) 

    Kite Engineers (AM Session, 9:00 am - 12:00 pm)   Cost: $40    Minimum 6 students

    Launch Zone (PM Session, 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm) Cost: $40    Minimum 6 students

    Kite Engineers  March wind is known for coming in like a lion and out like a lamb. Embrace the conditions by conducting an engaging kite engineering project! Experiment with kite designs, surface area, materials, and wind power to find out what it takes to launch a kite into the sky.    

    Launch Zone Get ready for some high flying engineering!  Learn about the laws of physics while working in teams to build a raw egg bungee jump and a sneaker launcher to see how far you can stretch your engineering skills.

     
  • Friday, March 11th (Grades 5-8)

    NESS CSI Files (AM Session, 9:00 am - 12:00 pm)   Cost: $40    Minimum 6 students

    Parachute Pioneers (PM Session, 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm) Cost: $40    Minimum 6 students

    NESS CSI Files  Edgar the eel is dead and we need our best marine forensic scientists to figure out how he died.  Perform water tests, dust for finger prints, read witness reports and perform an autopsy (dissection) on the victim all in the effort to discover how Edgar died!   

    Parachute Pioneers Choose this team oriented engineering challenge to build a model parachute and investigate surface area, air dynamics, and gravitational pull. Test your designs in team competitions, utilize iPads to aid construction plans, and have fun with engaging engineering trials while working with friends.

     
  • Friday, March 25th (Grades K-4) 

    Bubble Science (AM Session, 9:00 am - 12:00 pm)   Cost: $40    Minimum 6 students

    Plant Science (PM Session, 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm) Cost: $40    Minimum 6 students

    Bubble Science Bubbles are fascinating, simple things that can be scientifically amazing!  Experiment with different types of bubble solutions, create bubble wands, and experiment with what would cause a bubble to pop.  Come ready to get wet and soapy!   

    Plant Science March is often considered the beginning of spring and with march comes spring flowers and other awesome plants.  Learn how some plants grow and survive, investigate meat eating plants, sample and press your own plants to make a herbarium, and create your own biome in a baggie.

     
  • Friday, March 25th (Grades 5-8)

    NESS Game Show Competition (AM Session, 9:00 am - 12:00 pm)   Cost: $40    Minimum 6 students

    Structure Engineering (PM Session, 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm) Cost: $40    Minimum 6 students

    NESS Game Show Competition  Compete in two different game shows to test your knowledge of science.  At the end, try to stump the NESS scientists by creating your own game show and questions.   

    Structure Engineering Create structural marvels with everyday items!  Build a bridge made out of straws that can hold a full can of soda, build a tower that can hold a golf ball out of newspaper and tape, and finally create a walk-way made out of paper cups that you can stand on without crushing the cups. 

     
  • Spring Break (Grades 5-8) April 18-22

    The Complex World of Animal Relationships (AM Session, 9:00 am - 12:00 pm)   Cost: $180   Minimum 6 students

    Ocean Films (PM Session, 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm)    Cost: $180   Minimum 6 students

    The Complex World of Animal Relationships Animals compete, eat, and benefit through all kinds of interspecies interactions and relationships.  Take a look into the strange and complex world of competition, predation, mutualism, and parasitism.  Pose questions in ecology and look into the advantages and disadvantages of some remarkable symbiotic relationships.

    Ocean Films Venture into the outdoors to film andphotograph animals, ecosystems, and adventure. Work in teams to make a creative and fun short film dedicated to ocean awareness and appreciation. Use your videos to share with other NESS students and look to enter your videos into the San Francisco International Ocean Film Festival.

     
  • NESS is a Winter W O N D E R-land!

    Caroline Pierce
    December 9, 2015

    Thank you to those who stopped by the Holiday Stroll last week. NESS will be a winter WONDER-land all winter long! We have exciting homeschool, afterschool, and vacation day programs coming up!
     

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  • Pine Point Spring Break (Grades 5-8) March 20-24

    Ocean Films (AM Session, 9:00 am - 12:00 pm)   Cost: $180    Minimum 6 students

    Ocean Physics (PM Session, 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm) Cost: $180    Minimum 6 students

    Ocean Films Venture into the outdoors to film and photograph animals, ecosystems, and adventure. Work in teams to make a creative and fun short film dedicated to ocean awareness and appreciation. Use your videos to share with other NESS students and look to enter your videos into the San Francisco International Ocean Film Festival.  

    Ocean Physics Investigate how the science of physics affect the oceans.  Engineer ways to prevent coastal erosion with our wave tank and Augmented Reality Sandbox, harness the wind with our unique land sailors, and discover how animals use the physics of sound to communicate vast distances.

     
  • Ladies Night

        

    It's summertime and Thursday nights are Ladies Nights!

    Get together with your gal pals and get out on the water! Come and enjoy some time with your friends& … more

     

  • Monday, January 18th (Grades K-4)

    Snowflakes & Ice Crystals (AM Session, 9:00 am - 12:00 pm)   Cost: $40   Minimum 6 students

    Reduce, Reuse, Recycle (PM Session, 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm)  Cost: $40   Minimum 6 students

    Snowflakes & Ice Crystals Oh the weather outside is frightful – and beautiful too! Come take a look at ice crystals and snowflakes under a microscope and see how it all relates to geometry. Observe the unique properties of water that make it so unique and valuable to all forms of life. Participate in the H2O Olympics and create your own snowflake to take home.  

    Reduce, Reuse, Recycle All humans produce trash but how do you deal with it?  Help NESS scientists come up with a plan to deal with marine debris by collecting trash from a nearby beach, creating useable items from recycled materials and designing a poster to make the local community aware of their options to deal with their household trash.

     
  • Westerly Winter Break (Grades K-4) February 15-19

    ROVs & Marine Debris (AM Session, 9:00 am - 12:00 pm)   Cost: $180    Minimum 6 students

    Amazing Marine Animals (PM Session, 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm) Cost: $180    Minimum 6 students

    ROVs & Marine Debris  Work in teams to design and test a remote operated vehicle (ROV). Learn about the impact of marine debris and the influence of currents and gyres. Take the ROV Marine Debris Challenge to outfit your ROV with the ability to gather any marine debris in its path. Use your imagination and creativity to recycle clean and safe debris and enter it in the NESS Marine Debris Sculpture Creation Contest.   

    Amazing Marine Animals Dive into the amazing lives of marine animals.  Each day study a new type of marine animal and learn how they survive in their environments.  Study the hydrodynamics of penguins, the songs of whales, the anatomy of fish, and how sea stars really eat (hint: they have take-out!)