Evolution

Off-site-Programs

Interactive Video Conferencing (IVC4U)

The IVC4U Outreach program provides hands-on programming in an exciting mix of demonstrations and labs beamed directly to your location! You choose the program, time that fits your needs.  Science Central offers traditional distance learning equipment, Facetime & Skype.  Concerned you don't have the technology?  Contact us.

IVC First Second Consecutive
Any Program $135 $95

Demonstrations

Demonstrations are exciting, entertaining and educational audience participation sessions (30 minutes) designed to peak curiosity about a particular topic. Concepts are modified appropriately for age and audience.

Demonstrations


Body Matters
Grade: K-8

What is 7-feet tall, topped with blue hair, and has a lot of guts?  Stuffee!!  This over-sized doll unzips down the front and helps kids of all ages unlock learning about the digestive and respiratory systems.  Let our skilled demonstrator lead your group through body systems as group members pull out and reassemble the parts.

Provider:  Science Central
Program Length:  30 minutes
Indiana Science Standards: K-1, 3; 1st - 3; 2nd - 4; 4th - 3; 6th - 3; 7th - 3; 8th - 3
Indiana Health Standards: K-1,5,7,8; 1st - 1,5,7,8; 2nd - 1,5,7; 3rd - 1,5,7; 4th - 1,5,7; 5th - 1,5,7; 6th - 1,5,6,7; 7th - 1,5,7; 8th – 5

 

Experimenting-The Process
Grades: K-8

In this interactive demonstration, students have the opportunity of helping Science Central’s Mad Scientist organize scientific methods. This entertaining demonstration utilizes Design Process Skills, and is an excellent kick-off to science fair season!

Provider:  Science Central
Program length:  45 minutes
Indiana Science Standards:  Nature of Science and Design Process Skills

 

Shocking Science
Grades: K-8

Join in on a hair-raising set of static electricity-related activities that are fun for all ages! This demonstration gives students first-hand experience with some of the subtleties of static and non-static electricity, and addresses electrons, protons, voltage and current with students on an age-appropriate basis.

Provider:  Science Central
Program Length:  30 minutes
Indiana Science Standards:  K-1; 1st - 1; 2nd - 1; 3rd - 1; 4th - 1; 5th - 1; 6th - 1; 7th - 1; 8th - 4

 

What’s The Matter?!
Grades: K-8

Liquid nitrogen is always a smash hit, and we present this demonstration with lots of shockingly cool phenomena for the students! Younger students are exposed to concepts of very low temperatures, and their effects on materials around them.  Intermediate and older students are walked through a different set of activities with N2(l), with the emphasis on changing states of matter, even at the molecular level.

Provider:  Science Central
Program Length:  30 minutes
Indiana Science Standards: K-1; 1st -1; 2nd - 1; 3rd - 1; 4th - 1; 5th - 1; 6th - 1; 7th - 1,4; 8th - 1,4