Devils Lake Registration

Devils Lake registration is now CLOSED. 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.

9:15 a.m. – 9:30 a.m. Pre-Opening Music
9:30 a.m. – 9:50 a.m. Opening Rally
10:00 a.m. – 10:25 a.m. All Students Attend Classes
10:35 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. All Students Attend Classes
11:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. Project Students Eat Lunch
11:10 a.m. – 11:35 a.m. Non-Project Students Attend Classes
11:35 a.m. – 12:25 p.m. Project Students Present Projects at Hall of Great Ideas Showcase
11:35 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. (Celery) Non-Project Students Eat Lunch
(Maroon) Non-Project Students View Projects
12:00 p.m. – 12:25 p.m. (Maroon) Non-Project Students Eat Lunch
(Celery) Non-Project Students View Projects
12:30 p.m. – 12:55 p.m. All Students Attend Classes
1:05 p.m. – 1:30 p.m. All Students Attend Classes
1:40 p.m. – 2:00 p.m. Closing Rally

Class List and Description

Class A: Peace Officer Training.

This class will take you into the world of law enforcement. The main activity of this class will be finger printing. 17

Class B: Learning How to Build a Computer.

Students will learn how to build a computer from scratch and the proper way to insert computer parts without damaging them. This class is limited to a capacity of 25 students per session, per presenter request. 17

Class C: Junior Flight School

Learn the beginning stages of flight. Take a look at a flight simulator. This class is limited to a capacity of 16 students per session, per presenter request. 17

Class D: Duck Wing ID For Kids.

Students will learn about the role of the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service in migratory bird conservation. Using a dichotomous key, students will explore individual characteristics of ducks and determine the species based on investigation of a wing. 17

Class E: What “Wood” You Make with a Tree.

Trees and forests provide us many products from wood for paper, heating, cooking, buildings, musical instruments, crafts and toys, nuts and fruits, to medicines and mushrooms. Selling “special forest products” could be an opportunity to start your own business or earn extra money. Participants will make and take home a marshmallow popper. 17

Class F: Bridge Building 101.

Bridge Building 101 explores how engineering has impacted the development of bridges over time, including innovative designs and the challenge of creating bridges that become landmarks for a city. Students will work in teams of “engineers” to design and build their own bridge out of toothpicks and gumdrops. They test their bridges using weights, evaluate their results and present their findings to the class. This class is limited to a capacity of 30 students per session, per presenter request. 17 

Class G: Power Plant Puzzle.

Can your two-person team build the puzzle with nuts, bolts, linkage and steel? Bring your mechanical skills and teammate to the challenge. This class is limited to a capacity of 30 students per session, per presenter request. 17

Class H: See Tracks? Think Train.

Nearly every three 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 I: Emergency 911!

Now you can learn how to react in an emergency. This class will demonstrate the day in the life of a firefighter. This is a class you won’t want to miss!

Class J: Youth Strength & Agility.

We will look at how fitness and nutrition changes our bodies. 17

Class K: Experiments With Electricity!

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

Class L: We All Scream For Ice Cream!

Students will learn about the 4 P’s of Marketing-Products, Price, Place, and Promotion. Students will work in groups to invent a new flavor of ice cream and market it. This lesson will give a snapshot of what happens in marketing. 17

Class M: Lone Tree Designs

Learn about artistic metal work. Learn about designing, cutting, bending, & welding artistic projects.

Class N: Lessons About Money

In this class, students will be introduced to financial concepts such as making money, choosing a job, saving money, the concept of interest, wants vs. needs and other relevant topics. 17

Additional Resources are available on our website:

Printed Materials:

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

Grant Funds Available!

ND Department of Career & Technical Education has grant funds available to public schools for students showcasing a project at Marketplace for Kids.

Project reports are shared with ND CTE after each Education Day to determine the grant dollars which will be sent back to the participating school/classroom.

For more information, contact Kevin Reisenauer at 701-328-3180 or kreisena@nd.gov.