July 26, 2014

Kids camp weird science style

As part of the games portion of Camp Invention, held June 6-10 at Spring Hill Elementary School, students were challenged to move a balloon to a certain point in the gym without using their hands.  One of the camp’s attendees uses his head to propel the balloon forward. Staff photo by Amy Cunningham

Amy Cunningham
acunningham@gardnernews.com

Students in the United States have consistently scored lower than their international

As part of the games portion of Camp Invention, held June 6-10 at Spring Hill Elementary School, students were challenged to move a balloon to

Kids use science, math to create

A camper shares his invention, a bug made of household items, with the camera. Students at the weeklong daycamp used science and imagination to create.  Staff photo by Corbin H. Crable

Corbin H. Crable
chcrable@gardnernews.com

Although classes are done for the year at Spring Hill Elementary School, the doors opened last week for kids wanting to use the power of their imaginations – and science, too – to create inventions.

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