Science Saturdays return to Bellevue College in October and November

Date posted: September 28, 2012

WHAT:  This fall, Bellevue College will host two “Science Saturdays” – fun and challenging three-hour sessions filled with hands-on science activities for students in fifth, sixth and seventh grades. Each session is taught by faculty from Bellevue College.

WHERE:  Both sessions will be held on Bellevue College’s main campus, located at 3000 Landerholm Circle SE.

WHEN:

  • Mathematics & Art, Oct. 6, 1 to 4 p.m. – BC instructors Jasmine Cetrone and Hugh Foskett will discuss the intimate connection between math and art. Using renowned artist M.C. Escher as inspiration, students will put mathematic principles to work to create their own artwork. Registration deadline is Thursday, Oct. 4.
  • Human Anatomy & Physiology, Nov. 3, 1 to 4 p.m. – Led by BC instructor Naomi Jones, students will learn about the inner workings of the human heart by dissecting animal hearts. Registration deadline is Monday, Nov. 1.

COST:  Each session costs $50.00 (financial assistance is available for those who qualify). All supplies, along with a healthy snack, are included in the tuition.

REGISTRATION:  To register, visit http://scidiv.bellevuecollege.edu/sami/sciencesaturdays to print the registration form. Registration is on a first come, first served basis. Although the sessions are designed for kids in grades 5-7, children in other grades may be accepted on a case-by-case basis.

FOR MORE INFORMATION:  Contact Kate Souza at (425) 564-3055 or Kathryn.souza@bellevuecollege.edu with questions.