STEM+ Explorers: Structure & States of Matter, [Ages 7-10], Sep 12 Workshop (9:30AM) @ Bukit Timah

We can’t wait to see your curious kids in our classrooms for a creative coding adventure!

Questions? Give us a ring at +65 3159 0980 or shoot us an email at [email protected] – we’d love to chat.

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Class Details

 

Class schedule

No.

Date

Time

Lesson 1

12 Sep

09:30 - 11:00

Location

1 Jln Anak Bukit, #02-41, Singapore 588996 (Saturday Kids, Bukit Timah Plaza)

Course Description

For Ages 7-10

Understand the world and its interconnected systems through the lens of the Earth and Life Sciences. At the same time, build up foundational knowledge of computer science concepts as you apply them through thematic projects on Scratch.

  • Integrate science with code and discover the real world applications of STEM in the world
  • Dive deep into Physical Sciences – let’s learn more about Matter!
  • Understand and demonstrate the structure and states of matter with the aid of block-based coding language, Scratch
  • Basic familiarity with Scratch is recommended – budding young scientists new to Scratch are recommended to attend Coding the Impossible 0

All you need to know

We are all made of matter, but what is matter made up of?

We’ll learn what makes matter, and discover how a matter’s particles determine its physical state with the help of visual aids coded in Scratch.

Learn about the concept of Events in programming – for instance, you’ll get to practice using the when green flag clicked block in Scratch.

In the process, kids develop to creativity, curiosity, and a growth mindset.

Science and coding outcomes are aligned to K12 Standards (K12 CS Framework, Next Generation Science Standards, Singapore MOE Science Syllabus, National Curriculum in England Science Programme).

Oh! The stuff you'll learn

  • State the definition of matter
  • Explain that matter is made of particles too small to be seen
  • Describe what happens to a matter’s particles when it changes states
  • Understand the concept of events in Scratch
  • Create a Scratch animation to demonstrate the movement of particles when matter changes states, and explain that the mass of matter remains the same

Life skills you'll learn

Logical Thinking
Presentation Skills
Problem Solving

Pedagogy

No lectures. No memorisation. No ONE right answer. Like real life, we're all about trying things out yourself, failing, figuring what went wrong & trying again. These are the skills & mindset that will last a lifetime and how we learn in real life. Let's get kids to learn how to learn. Because the kids who learn to learn become curious, inventive, resourceful human beings who solve real world problems to make a meaningful impact.

Frequently Asked Questions

1. My child is younger than 7, can he join this course?

It is recommended that your child try their hand at one of our courses that is aimed at the 5 to 6 age group first.


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