Registration - Wahpeton

Wahpeton's Registration is Now Closed. Thank You!

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: 

Class A:

Starting Your Own Business.

Kids will come up with a business idea and develop a business plan for that idea.17

 

Class B:

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

 

Class C:

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

 

Class D:

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

 

Class E:

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

 

Class F:

WIRED: Using Tools To Make Keychains.

Students use tools that electricians and plumbers use every day to make themselves a cool keychain.17

 

Class G:

Experiments With Electricity!

In this class, you will hook up various electrical devices and make them work.17

 

Class H:

Volleyball.

Go over the basics and play the fun game of Volleyball!17

 

Class I:

Water Safety.

Class will teach the basics of Water Safety.17

 

Class J:

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

 

Class K:

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

 

*Class L:

How Much? When More is Less!

This class’s objective is to show the functions of price on markets through a group activity.

 

Class M:

Nascar Pitstop.

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

 

Class N:

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

 

Class O:

Virtual Welding.

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

 

*Class P:

Imagine It, Design It, Build It.

“Imagine It”, a park that has everything you think would be fun on a summer’s day. Let’s “Design It” by drawing out different options to see how it works. Now you are ready to “Build It”! Students will be drawing out their “Dream Park” after discussing what good design is. They will then get a good chance to “build” their parks. This class is limited to a capacity of 18 students per session, per presenter request.

 

Class Q:

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

 

Class R:

EMT/Paramedic Technologies.

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

 

*Class S:

Water Rescue.

Richland County Water Rescue Tea Members will display rescue equipment and offer a short presentation on rescue equipment, team training and team responsibilities

 

Class T:

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:

STOMP=HIP HOP=MUSIC.

Ever want to bang on a trash can, axel or collection of chains with a stick? The award winning music group “STOMP” does it every night. In this class students will create a musical ensemble using unique objects as percussion instruments.  This class is limited to a capacity of 15 students per session, per presenter request.

 

Class V:

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

 

Class W:

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

 

Class X:

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

 

Class Y:

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

 

REGISTRATION FORMS:                                                                   

*All registration forms and information on registration is below:

Word                                                                         PDF
Teacher Flyer                                                Teacher Flyer
Wahpeton Class Descriptions                    Wahpeton Class Descriptions
Wahpeton Registration Insturctions          Wahpeton Registration Instructions
Registration Part 1                                       Registration Part 1
Registration Part 2                                       Registration Part 2
Registration Part 3                                       Registration Part 3
Registration Part 4                                       Registration Part 4

ADDITIONAL RESOURCES ARE AVAILABLE ON OUR WEBSITE:           

Printed Materials:
To order printed copies of the tools, please contact Robert Heitkamp by email at robert.heitkamp@marketplacend.org or call 1-855-434-KIDS (5437)