Registration - Wahpeton
Wahpeton's Registration is Now Closed!!!
Please join us Tuesday, May 16th, 2017 for your Marketplace for Kids Education Day. New class offerings are all recommendations from your students.
This year, we are processing registrations as they come in and will be mailing the registrations as soon as they are procssed.
See you May 16th! Thank you.
General Schedule for Your Education Day
A personalized schedule for each student will be printed on their name badge.
*This schedule is subject to change.
8:50 a.m. - 9:10 a.m. Pre-Opening Music
9:10 a.m. - 9:30 a.m. Opening Rally
9:45 a.m. - 10:10 a.m. All Students Attend Classes
10:20 a.m. - 10:45 a.m. All Students Attend Classes
10:55 a.m. - 11:20 a.m. All Students Attend Classes
11:30 a.m. - 11:55 a.m. All Students Attend Classes
11:55a.m. - 12:50 p.m. Lunch & Hall of Great Ideas Showcase (All Students)
1:00 p.m. - 1:25 p.m. All Students Attend Classes
1:40 p.m. - 2:00 p.m. Closing Rally
CLASS LIST AND DESCRIPTION:
Starting Your Own Business.
Kids will come up with a business idea and develop a business plan for that idea.17
What’s It Like To Be An Electrician
Construction Methods for Electricians – Conductors, Raceways, Circuits. This class is limited to a capacity of 20 students per session, per presenter request.17
See Tracks? Think Train!
Nearly every 3 hours, someone is struck by a train in the U.S. During this presentation, students will learn the skills they need to safely walk, bike, skate or ride near the railroad tracks. Students will also learn where it’s safe to play, where it’s not and what they need to do when they get to a crossing.17
Power Plant Puzzle.
The Power Plant Puzzle pairs students together to test their mechanical skills. Students will assemble their puzzle’s nuts, bolts, and linkage to look like the original puzzle all before the other groups are able to. This class is limited to a capacity of 30 students per session, per presenter request.17
Everything You Wanted To Know About Being A Teacher.
In this class, you will learn about a career as a classroom teacher and the other opportunities, such as becoming a librarian or counselor.17
WIRED: Using Tools To Make Keychains.
Students use tools that electricians and plumbers use every day to make themselves a cool keychain.17
Experiments With Electricity!
In this class, you will hook up various electrical devices and make them work.17
Go over the basics and play the fun game of Volleyball!17
Class will teach the basics of Water Safety.17
Ride & Drive.
Students will select what they want to operate and go for a drive. You can choose from an over-the-road truck, pay loader or ag tractor. This class is limited to a capacity of 18 students per session, per presenter request.17
Explore The Fire Service
During the firefighter session students will have the opportunity to interact with local fire department personnel, ask questions and learn about the process of becoming a volunteer or professional firefighter. In addition to hand-on demonstrations, the session will feature several working firefighters who will speak to the challenges and rewards of a job in the fire service.17
This class’s objective is to learn about emotional intelligence through a fun interactive group activity.17
A timed tire & wheel challenge involving the use of power tools and hand tools. This class is limited to a capacity of 30 students per session, per presenter request.17
Oval Dirt Track 101.
In this class you will learn what it takes to create a successful race car team; from the shop to the winners circle and everything in-between. Also, get the chance to see a real race car up-close and personal! This class is limited to a capacity of 36 students per session, per presenter request.17
Discover the world of welding in a virtual setting. Virtual welding is becoming more and more popular with individuals who want to try welding, but have never had the chance! This class is limited to a capacity of 16 students per session, per presenter request.17
Designing Your World.
We will be discussing how designing a project starts and finishes by dreaming up a park of you own!17
Who Wants To Be a Nurse?
Students will rotate to different teaching stations and have the opportunity to work with different nursing equipment and supplies. Some of the sessions will include: hearing, vision, reflexes, breathing and heart sounds. This class is limited to a capacity of 15 students per session, per presenter request.17
EMT/Paramedic working on an ambulance and the day to day life of an EMS professional. There will be a variety of tools and mannequins for the students to experience.17
Richland County Water Rescue Tea Members will display rescue equipment and offer a short presentation on rescue equipment, team training and team responsibilities
Virtual Reality: The Future Is Now
Who says you can’t ride a rollercoaster at home? With virtual reality, anything is possible! Explore (hands-on) the exciting possibilities that virtual reality goggles and gadgets bring. Plus, learn what it means for the jobs of tomorrow!17
Class U: Culinary - "Fresh Healthy Smoothies"
Reading Recipes, Using blenders, Measuring skills, Cutting skills
GPS Treasure Hunt.
Come and see how satellite technology can find those lost objects on the earth. This class is limited to a capacity of 18 students per session, per presenter request.17
Unmanned Aircraft systems Takeoff in Education and Careers.
PowerPoint presentation on Northland’s Aerospace Program: Including airframe and Power plant Maintenance, UAS Maintenance, Imagery/Geospatial Analysis. Presenter will bring a variety of models of UAS and discuss the practical applications the technology is being used for and career opportunities in UAS technology.17
Shelter In Place.
Do you know how to stay safe during a dangerous situation at school, in your community, or at home? Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) will show you how to prepare for the unexpected. Preparing makes sense.17
Robotics: The Past, Present and Future.
There will be a description of the career paths available for Robotics and then hands-on use of the robots. This class is limited to a capacity of 15 students per session, per presenter request.17
Fun with Electronics
Build small electronic projects with breadboards and electronic components.17
Make Your Own African Musical Instrument
Learn more about the music of Africa and make your own instrument on the way!17
Who Wants To Be a Dental Assistant or Dental Hygienist?
This class will include a hands-on demonstration of several dental office procedures that Dental Assistants or Dental Hygienists do. What does an intra-oral camera look like? How is it used? What happens when you get x-rays in a dental office? What is infection control? How important is handwashing? How do you keep your teeth healthy? This class is limited to a capacity of 18 students per session, per presenter request.17
The Things We Want
A lesson on goods and services stressing the differences between them. Students will use playdoh to fashion a product.17
Sensory Exploration 101.
Our senses… sight, smell, taste, touch and hearing connect our minds with the world around us. There are many situations throughout the day to provide opportunities for stimulation. You’ll engage in fun, structured, hands-on activities that stimulate both sensory and motor skill development. Come and excite your senses! This class is limited to a capacity of 10 students per session, per presenter request.17
Mix It Up
Will get to test the concrete slump. Also will teach about the variety of careers and skills needed in the ready mix industry.17
Wired For Success
This class will focus on how businesses utilize social media techniques to promote their brand. Topics covered will include history, safety, and several examples. Discussions will also be utilized to engage participation and increase understanding. 17
Designing Your World
We will demonstrate the importance of zoos. We plan on bringing some zoo animals with us to display.17
Study the skeleton and models of the human body. Dissect a sheep brain and a cow eye. 17
Pizza Box Solar Ovens.
We will be making solar pizza box ovens.17
Are You Ready?
Do you and your family know what to do in the event of a natural or man-made disaster? Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) will show you how to prepare for the unexpected. Preparing makes sense.17
*All registration forms and information on registration is below:
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ADDITIONAL RESOURCES ARE AVAILABLE ON OUR WEBSITE:
- Work on Your Project Poster
- Am I Ready to Share My Project ? - Checklist
- General Information Brochure
- Presentation Tips Brochure
- General Information Brochure Insert
- Guideline of Participation (Teachers, Chaperons and Parents)
- Guideline of Participation (Student)
- General Timeline for Completion of Projects
- How to Prepare Your Display Board!
To order printed copies of the tools, please contact Robert Heitkamp by email at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 1-855-434-KIDS (5437)