Region 2M - Minot

Tuesday January 7, 2020
Minot State University

See you in Minot January 7th!

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Classes Online

November 19, 2019

Registration Opens

November 19, 2019

Registration Closes

December 20, 2019

Class List and Descriptions

Classes subject to change. Class selections are on a first-come, first-served basis. Check back for updates.

Class A: Main Street ND
Learn HOW, WHAT, WHEN, & WHY to start your own 21st Century Business in today’s technological world. Learn to recognize your strengths AND weaknesses and how to attract and retain the people you need to compete and succeed. 20
Class B: Lessons About Your Money
The more you know about how to make money, how to save money, and how to spend money, the less likely it is that you will have money problems as an adult. Do you know people who never seem to have enough money? If you don’t want to live that way, listen up. We have some good information to share with you today. Students will get the opportunity to look at and learn about foreign currency. 20
Class C: Making Light

Presenters describe the movement of electrons, and how electricity is created; then with handouts describes how a switch, fuse, and light work. Presenters distribute batteries, and lighting apparatus to groups of students. Students are then instructed how to connect a small, basic circuit to conduct electricity from the battery to make the light work.

(This class is limited to a capacity of 24 students per session, per presenter request.) 20

Class D: Virtual Reality (VR)

A look into the world of virtual reality and its applications. Try using VR glasses and what it’s like in the Virtual World!!

(This class is limited to a capacity of 20 students per session, per presenter request.) 20

Class E: Being A Police Officer
Students will have the opportunity to speak with Minot Police Officers about the profession of law enforcement. They will also have the opportunity to see and learn about the equipment Officers carry in their day to day duties. 20
Class F: Operation Life Saver
Presentation to children about the dangers of railroad tracks and how to stay safe. 20
Class G: YouTube 101
Equipment showcases, video showcases, YouTube updates, safety on YouTube, how to make a video, and questions and answers. 20
Class H: OHV & Snowmobile Safety
Ride safe, ride smart! We will learn how to be safe when riding public lands and state trails. We will look at equipment for riding and learn tricks and tips for keeping safe. 20
Class I: Let the World Surround You at Roosevelt Park Zoo
Learn about animals from all over the world by inspecting biofacts. 20
Class J: Folding the American Flag
Individuals will fold the American Flag. Learn the meaning of the folds. Be provided rules for proper display of the US Flag. 20
Class K: FTC Robotics
Kids will demonstrate their FTC Robotic Run missions and answer questions. 20
Class L: Electrical Motors (10:00-11:00)

For this class we will use 2-25 minutes sessions to explain how electric motors work and each student will build a simple electric motor that they can take home with them. Each student will build a motor kit, and then run the motor using a battery to learn how magnetism and electricity make a motor turn.

(You must be in 5th Grade & Up to attend this session.)

(This class is limited to a capacity of 8 students per session, per presenter request.) 20

Class L: Electrical Circuits (11:10, 12:30, 1:05)

This will be a 25-minute session where we will explain how an electric circuit works to turn on a light, and have the students build a simple circuit they can take home. The project will have a battery, a switch and a lamp they will connect with wire and be able to turn the light on and off.

 

(This class is limited to a capacity of 8 students per session, per presenter request.) 20

Class M: Excuse Me! Yes, Please! No, Thank You!
Students will learn common manners using presentations as well as role plays. 20
Class N: Teamwork
Many things we do we do not do alone. Teams are as essential to business as they are for winning at sports. Come learn what teamwork is and participate in a mystery activity that demonstrates teamwork. 20
Class O: Money Matters

Learn how to earn, save, and spend your money wisely. This lesson will give you tips and tricks on the technology used in today’s banking environment as well as tips on how to protect you identity.

(This class is limited to a capacity of 24 students per session, per presenter request.)

Class P: Agriculture Fun Facts!
The class will cover basic animal science, plant science, and various other agricultural topic fun facts. Demonstrations and student hands on activities will be included. 20
Class Q: Working on an Ambulance
We will talk about how to become a member of an ambulance. Also, we will show 1 or 2 skills EMT/Paramedics can perform. 20
Class R: Your Foods Journey from the Farm to Your Fork
Discuss how the products produced locally go from local farms to the dinner tables around the world. There will be samples of products, interaction with the students, and have a power point presentation. 20
Class S: Get Up and Move
Fun class with activities that allow the kids to move! 20
Class T: Power Plant Puzzle

Students will pair up in a team building exercise that utilizes their mechanical skills. They assemble nuts, bolts, linkage, and PVC into a replica of an original puzzle.

(This class is limited to a capacity of 30 students per session, per presenter request.) 20

Class U: 1930 Kinetic Energy Spool

Students will make a small, handmade mechanical marvel.

(You must be in 5th Grade & Up to attend this session.)

(This class is limited to a capacity of 24 students per session, per presenter request.) 20

Class V: Knots to Know
The bare essentials, knots everyone should know. This is hands on learning for the students. 20
Class W: Drug Awareness
Learn about the harmful effects of drugs commonly bought on the street and ones prescribed for pain. 20
Education Day Schedule
Schedule 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
11:30 a.m. – 12:25 p.m. Project Students Present Projects at Hall of Great Ideas Showcase
11:35 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. (Teal) Non-Project Students Eat Lunch (Maroon) Non-Project Students View Projects
12:00 p.m. – 12:25 p.m. (Teal) Non-Project Students View Projects (Maroon) Non-Project Students Eat Lunch
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

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Advisory Leadership Team

Amy Woodbeck

Co-Chair

Lowell Latimer

Co-Chair

Chuck Barney

Member

Joe Lukack

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Ann Mueller

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Tracey Lawson

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Ellen Bjelland

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Past Minot Education Day Guides
2018 Education Day Guide
2017 Minot Education Day Guide
2016 Minot Education Day Guide
2015 Minot Education Day Guide
2014 Minot Education Day Guide