Science "Rocks!" : Ages 10-12
Explore geology through baking!
Travel through time as we explore geology topics in the kitchen. We’ll do in-depth learning about the Earth’s layers, fossils & sedimentary rocks. Jan 17 or Feb 5: Earth Pudding Cups, Jan 24 or Feb 12: Imprint Fossil Cookies, Jan 31 or Feb 19: Sedimentary Rock Cookies. Come to one or come to all!
1 Your Guide
They call me "Katie Educatie." Two of my favourite ways to spend my time are learning with kids and baking up sweet treats in the kitchen. If I were a dessert I would be a funfetti cupcake with ribbons of pink buttercream reaching for the sky! I have been an elementary school educator for a few years now and an avid baker all my life. Baking is an interesting hobby because you can view your creation as a work of art, a math equation and a science experiment that is (hopefully!) good enough to eat! If I were not a teacher, I would definitely have my own retro-themed bakery. I also love making music! I play piano, a little ukulele and am hoping to take up the kalimba one of these days. I enjoy creative writing and crafting with paint, thread, or string. My teaching background is in both Mathematics and English. I believe you can achieve anything you think you can. Some people say the sky is the limit. I say, if you give it your all, the limit does not exist.
2 Materials Needed
A supply list for each day will be in the pre-activity resources. We advise a grown-up/parent be close by to supervise with the materials & tools for safe use. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org if you'd like to know the supplies before registering.
3 Learning Focus
- Creative thinking
- Critical & reflective thinking
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