🌍 Discover the Wonders of Our Changing Earth - A Journey for Little Explorers! 🌍
Calling all curious minds aged 3 to 4 🌱 Join us for an exciting exploration of the ever-changing landscapes that surround us in our "Our Changing Earth" Incursion. Get ready to dive into the magic of rocks, weathering, erosion, and the incredible forces that shape our world!
Activities that Spark Curiosity and Wonder:
🌦️ Natural vs. Human Forces: Delve into the fascinating world of natural and human forces that transform our environment. Let's chat about how nature and we humans shape the land we live on!
🪨 Rock Adventures: Become a rock detective as we journey through the enchanting 'rock cycle.' Touch, feel, and classify samples of sedimentary, igneous, and metamorphic rocks. Unearth the secrets hidden in the heart of the Earth!
❄️ Weathering Wonders: Discover the science behind weathering as you witness the power of physical actions like sandblasting and ice expansion. Observe how rocks change over time, just like our world does!
🌬️ Magical Erosion: Explore the enchanting dance of wind and water as they reshape the Earth's surface. Investigate how these natural forces create stunning landscapes through erosion and deposition of sediments.
🔍 Soil Secrets: Dive into the world of soils and investigate their secrets! Explore how different types of soil absorb water and why they are so important for our planet.
🎒 Take-Home Treasures: Each child will receive a special bag filled with science-related resources. Continue the exploration at home with activities that nurture their curiosity and love for the world around them.
🏡 Incursion Details 🏡
Date: Thursday 17th August 2023
Time: 10.30 – 11.30am
Location: Strong Drive Children’s Centre,
Ages: Kindergarten 3 to 4-year-olds
🌱 Planting Seeds of Curiosity and Love for Our Earth! 🌱
SCIENCE WEEK OSH INCURSION
🚀 Join Us for an Out-of-This-World Adventure! Earth in Space Incursion 🚀
Calling all young explorers and curious minds! 🌌 Embark on an exhilarating journey through the cosmos with our captivating Earth in Space Incursion. Get ready to dive into the mysteries of the universe, discover the wonders of our solar system, and ignite your passion for science!
Activities that Spark Learning and Curiosity:
🪐 Planet Pioneers: Embark on a quest to identify the planets in our awe-inspiring solar system! From the scorching Mercury to the distant Neptune, uncover the secrets of each planet and learn their unique features.
💥 Forces Unleashed: Ever wondered how planets stay in their orbits? Explore the invisible forces like gravity and centripetal forces that keep celestial bodies dancing through space. Engage in hands-on experiments that bring these forces to life!
🌞 Scale Model Solar System: Discover the true dimensions of the Sun and planets as you construct a mind-blowing scale model. Witness the enormity of the Sun and the comparative sizes of planets, giving you a whole new perspective on our cosmic neighbourhood.
🌍 Earth's Cosmic Dance: Experience the magic of Earth's rotation and orbit. Unearth the secrets behind the changing patterns of day and night and the mesmerising dance of the seasons that paint our world with vibrant colours.
🌬️ Breath of Life: Dive into Earth's unique atmosphere, the protective blanket that makes our planet habitable. Uncover its hidden qualities and learn how it plays a vital role in shaping our climate and keeping the sky radiant with hues.
🚀 Rocket Launch Challenge: Dream of being an astronaut? Engage in the ultimate rocket challenge and explore the science behind space exploration. Feel the thrill of learning about the forces needed to launch rockets into the great unknown.
🌌 Beyond the Stars: Unleash your imagination as we ponder life beyond our blue planet. Imagine what it would be like to live on distant planets or even venture into space itself. Discover the challenges astronauts might face and ponder the possibilities of interstellar exploration.
Why Choose Our Earth in Space Incursion:
🌠 Expert Science Educator: An enthusiastic and knowledgeable science educator is dedicated to making learning a blast! She’ll guide your child through each step, fostering curiosity, prediction, observation, and reflection.
🌟 Hands-On Exploration: Dive into interactive activities that make science come alive. From crafting scale models to conducting experiments, your child will be fully engaged and excited to learn.
🪐 Unforgettable Experience: Spark your child's lifelong love for learning and curiosity about the cosmos. They'll leave with a treasure trove of newfound knowledge and an enthusiasm for exploring the universe around them.
🛰️Incursion details 🛰️
Date: Thursday 17th August 2023
Location: Strong Drive Children’s Centre 101 Strong Drive, Hampton Park r Venue] Ages: Primary School 5-12 years
Don't miss this opportunity to journey through the stars and discover the wonders of Earth in Space! 🌠 Limited spots are available, so reserve your place today.
For inquiries and reservations, contact Deepaon 0466 099 243
🔭 Ignite the Spark of Discovery and Adventure! 🔭
Neighbourhood House Week
Neighbourhood House Week is an annual national celebration, recognising the important contribution over 1,000 neighbourhood houses make in local communities across Australia. In 2022 it will take place from Monday 9 to Sunday 15 May with the theme 'Building resilience by bringing people together.
A HEART MARKS THE SPOT
The orange heart is the symbol of Neighbourhood Houses. During the Covid lockdowns, more than ever before we really got to know our local neighbourhood. Tell us what you love most about our Neighbourhood Hampton Park and take a snap of an orange love heart download HERE, in your favourite place/s in and around Hampton Park.
Share a picture of your favourite place on Hampton Park Facebook and go in a draw to win one of three $50 gift vouchers.
Download your heart image here and then add it here to our Facebook to participate :-)