After School: Human Body

After School Science and Engineering Classes 2017

Grades 3-5

TUESDAYS    Oct. 24 - Dec. 5

6 sessions ~ 4:00-5:30 p.m. (no class week of Thanksgiving)

Explore the science behind heartbeats and exercise, the human skeleton and muscles, sense of taste, sugar and teeth, and life without a thumb!  How do nutrition and healthy choices make our bodies stronger?  Be an engineer and design a prosthetic hand that can you can use to hold a cup! 

Taught by Michigan Tech science and engineering students.

Location: All classes meet in 104 Great Lakes Research Center (GLRC)

Houghton Elementary School bus will drop off students at the GLRC by 3:45 pm

Cost: $75/student. Pay by credit card by calling MTU Cashier 487-2622

(Your space is not reserved until payment has been received. Minimum of 10.)

Register online:  2017 Fall Registration by Thurs., Oct. 19th 

Questions?  Call 487-3341 or email: or

Tuesday, December 5, 2017 at 4:00 pm to 5:30 pm

Great Lakes Research Center (GLRC), 104
1400 Townsend Drive, Houghton, MI 49931

Event Type


Target Audience

General Public

Subscribing Departments ?

Centers and Institutes, Center for Science and Environmental Outreach, College of Engineering, Biomedical Engineering


Host ?

Coordinated by the Michigan Tech Center for Science & Environmental Outreach


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