Mad Science Rocketry Camp | Kids Out and About St. Louis

Mad Science Rocketry Camp

*The event has already taken place on this date: Thu, 07/23/2020
Become rocket scientist! Build and launch different rockets that can take off at speeds of 200 MPH!

Day 1: Astronaut Training

This program will explore what makes rockets fly, the parts of a rocket are involved in flight, and how energy gets things moving! Campers will work in teams to launch rockets.

Day 2: Go For Launch!

The final day in this week long program will focus on rocket transportation, rocket staging and advanced rocket launches. Campers will discover the advantages of rocket staging.

Day 3: Mission Control

Campers will learn about the history of NASA’s rocket program and begin their exploration of the universe. Campers get to make their own Paper Tiger Rockets.

Day 4: Rocket Scientists

Campers will create a rocket journal to record all of their experimental data. They will learn the parts & functions of a rocket & the model rocket safety code. Children will build a bog-roll rocket.

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Edwardsville YMCA - Meyer Center
7348 Goshen Rd.
Edwardsville, IL, 62025
United States


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9:00 am to 3:00 pm


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