After School: Snow Science

After School Science and Engineering Classes 2019

Grades 1-2  on TUESDAYS

January 21 - February 26, 2019

 6 sessions ~ 4:00-5:30 pm

Investigate the variety of snowflakes and which type of snow makes the best snowballs. How do animals survive in the winter? Design a way to walk on snow. Which material is the best insulator? Package an ice cube so it won't melt. Students will explore these topics and more in this hands-on class. Instructor: Elizabeth Montgomery, PhD student in School of Forest Resources and Environmental Sciences. 

Cost: Grades 1-5 @ $90/student
Pay by credit card by clicking this link:  Payments
Please register online:  2019 Winter Registration  by Mon., Jan. 17th
(Your space is not reserved until payment has been received. Minimum of 10.)

Questions?  Call 487-3341 or email:
Houghton Elementary School bus will drop off students at the GLRC.
Bus transportation is provided at no additional charge by Lamers

Tuesday, February 26 at 4:00 pm to 5:30 pm

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

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Target Audience

General Public


Center for Science and Environmental Outreach (CSEO), Civil and Environmental Engineering, College of Engineering
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Coordinated by the Michigan Tech Center for Science and Environmental Outreach

Contact Name

Joan Schumaker Chadde

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