Explore Physical Science

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By faith we understand that the universe was created by the word of God, so that what is seen was not made out of things that are visible. (Hebrews 11:3, ESV)

Learn about the properties of waves, magnetism, sound, light, and many more as we explore God’s creation in the natural world. Each session will support the topic through hands-on application while students collaborate together to solve problems and design experiments.

Open to students in grades 4–12 (ages 9 and up).

Explore Physical Science is scheduled from 9:30 a.m.–3:00 p.m.

The Explore Days program is on a 4-year rotating schedule. Each Explore Day includes a minimum of four hands-on, interactive sessions. The yearly topics are provided in the schedule below.

Please keep in mind that some of our activities are contingent upon weather.

Availability is limited, so sign up today!

Pricing & Registration

To complete your child’s registration for the Explore program, adult chaperones must present these forms upon arrival on your Explore Days workshop date.

You can find answers to common questions on the Explore Days FAQ page.

Please contact us for more information or if you would like to schedule a private Explore day for your group.

4-Year Rotating Schedule

  Year 1 Year 2 Year 3 Year 4
Session 1 Hooke’s Law Newton’s 1st Law Properties of Waves Properties of Heat/Temperature
Session 2 Motion & Pendulums Newton’s 2nd Law Properties of Prisms Properties of Magnetism
Session 3 Speed & Velocity Newton’s 3rd Law Properties of Light with Spectroscopes Properties of Electricity
Session 4 Acceleration Golden Ratio Properties of Light Electromagnetism

Dates and Times

March 13, 2020