STUDENT STEM CONFERENCE GRADES 6-8
The Hovercraft Project models science, teamwork, and leadership to 6th – 8th grade students through a fun and immersive learning experience. Come and build a fully functional, safe, and reuseable hovercraft!
Working in teams of six, students engage in project based STEM learning to build a rideable hovercraft in just a matter of hours! Students manage their groups, design and assemble their crafts, test and evaluate, make changes to improve performance, and compete for speed and distance.
Date: Saturday, April 21, 2018
Time: 9:00am - 3:00pm
Location: MathScience Innovation Center, 2401 Hartman Street, Richmond, VA 23223
Cost: $25 per student
Lunch: Provided for all students
Space is limited! Only 96 students can attend this special Let's Innovate! Conference. Reserve your spot today!
***This special Let's Innovate! Conference will include videography and photographs taken during the event. All students must be willing to participate fully. Parents must understand that students may be included in videography or photographs during this event.
***Each participating student MUST have a signed Release of Liability form, available at www.thehovercraftproject.com/for-teachers/. Parents must understand that students may not participate in the conference without this signed consent form.