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APEX Science at Oaklawn Language Academy January 22, 2016

APEX Science at Oaklawn Language Academy

Students from the Oaklawn Language Academy in Charlotte North Carolina participated in APEX Science hands-on activities investigating the characteristics of different types of birds.

 

CHISPA Family Day at Discovery Place October 31, 2015

CHISPA Family Day at Discovery Place

On Oct 31, 2015 Discovery Place invited the families from the Oaklawn Language Academy to enjoy a free day at Discovery Place. Since event was held on Halloween day the children came dressed up in costumes and went trick or treating throughout the museum. From 1:00-3:00 pm the museum had extra activities for just the Oaklawn families. Four tables that displayed a sampling of hands-on activities from the APEX Science curriculum were set up on the museum's third level for the Oaklawn families. Then as a big finish everyone had a chance to try Liquid Nitrogen Ice Cream.

 

CHISPA Workshop at Discovery Place October 30, 2015

CHISPA Workshop at Discovery Place

On October 30, 2015, four afterschool teachers from the Oaklawn Language Academy attended a CHISPA program workshop conducted by Steven McLaren at Discovery Place. The teachers spent half the day reviewing the APEX Science Curriculum and learning about the CHISPA program. In the second half of the workshop each participant got a chance to teach the others a lesson of their choice from the APEX Science curriculum.

 

Padres Comprometidos con CHISPA Teams 2015-16 October 16, 2015

Padres Comprometidos con CHISPA Teams 2015-16

As the new 2015-2016 school year begins the CHISPA sites are preparing to begin their Padres Comprometidos con CHISPA program at their sites. Affiliates are excited about getting their programs off the ground!

The Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania CHISPA Team

Chicago CHISPA Team

Explora! in Albuquerque New Mexico CHISPA Team

Science City at Union Station in Kansas City, Missouri CHISPA Team

California Science Center in Los Angeles, California CHISPA Team

 

CHISPA Family Day at Science City October 2, 2015

CHISPA Family Day at Science City

Science City welcomed Guadalupe Centers, Inc. to another CHISPA Family Night on Oct 2, 2015. In addition to a private night in the science center, we gave away free books through First Book, put on a S.T.E.A.M. team show, and provided refreshments in our Test Kitchen. Everyone had a great time!

 

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CHISPA Family Day Events in Deming and Tularosa New Mexico

Tularosa and Deming are small towns located about three hours from Albuquerque, NM, where CHISPA partner Explora is located. They are two of the communities served by CHISPA partner H...Read More

This material is based upon work supported by the National Science Foundation, Advancing Informal STEM Learning (AISL), under Grant No. DRL-1323516. Any opinions, findings, and conclusions or recommendations expressed in this material are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the views of the National Science Foundation.