Region 3 - Devils Lake

March 9, 2018
Lake Region State College
Over 420 students, parents, and teachers attend our Devils Lake Education Day in 2017. This year, we have a great lineup of classes! We hope to see you March 9!
Classes Online
January 19, 2018
Registration Opens
January 19, 2018
Registration Closes

February 20, 2018

Countdown to Devils Lake Registration Closing

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Class List and Descriptions
Classes subject to change. Class selections are on a first-come, first-served basis.
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.
Class B - Plant a Posy
The students will have the opportunity to discuss planting flowers and plant a flower in a pot to take home.

This class is limited to a capacity of 8 students per session, per presenter request

Class C - ND Farm Service Agency Talks Agriculture and Farm Safety!
We will take youth down the road of all things Agriculture! Including hands-on agriculture activities as well as providing some farm safety tips and teaching them about the United States Department of Agriculture!
Class D - Strange New Planet
Students work in teams to explore a newly discovered planet via roles as: an astronomer, a satellite, a flyby space craft, and an orbiter. Experience the process NASA goes through in mission design while observing and recording data.

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

Class E - What “Wood” You Make?
Trees and forests provide us many products from wood from 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.

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

Class F - Bridge Building 101
We will explore the basics of how different types of bridges work and how engineers design them. You’ll learn terms like “tension” and “compression” and get to play with how we use them in our everyday life. In teams of 3 to 4 students each, we will design, build, and test bridges that you make using drinking straws and tape. There will be 2 classes; each being 2 periods long. 10:00-11:00 and 12:30-1:30

This class is limited to a capacity of 48 students per session, per presenter request.

Class G - Power Plant Puzzle
Can your two-person team build the puzzle with nuts, bolts, linkage and PVC? Bring your mechanical skills and teammate to the challenge.

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

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.
Class I - Emergency 911!
In this class learn what it is like to be a firefighter and learn about the equipment that they use. Also, they will explain what happens when you call 911.
Class J - What is College? Why Do You Need to Go?
The importance of education, opportunities at colleges and specifically a tribal college.
Class K - Farming Fun with Technology
A look at today’s technology on the farm. In class Harvest Simulator with ride and drive activity. Overview of an aerial drone and what it can do for farmers today.
Class L - Electrical Keychains
Students will make an electrical keychain from tools and materials that electricians and plumbers use every day.
Class M - Health and Fitness as a Career
In this class, we will spend a few minutes talking about the different types of jobs a person could get in the health and fitness field. Then, we will spend the rest of the time doing hands-on activities, such as doing different exercise moves and trying out some of the equipment (heart rate monitor, tape measure, blood pressure cuff) that is used in many of the health-related fields.

This class is limited to a capacity of 32 students per session, per presenter request.

Class N - Check Us Out!
Join us for a fun and interactive way to learn how to successfully manage your checking account. You’ll receive your own simulated checkbook, experience writing and cashing checks, prize drawings and the famous credit union Monday Cookies!
Class O - Lessons About Your Money
Learn the difference between a “want” and a “need”. On which one do you plan to spend your money? How will your choices impact your life?

This class is limited to a capacity of 16 students per session, per presenter request.

Class P - Radio Broadcasting
Mock studio set up for hands-on experience operating a radio studio.
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

Getting Registered

Step 1

Review the registration section which provides the Education Day schedule, class descriptions and forms needed to register.

 

Step 2

Download the forms in the section titled "Registration Forms".  Both Microsoft Word and Adobe Reader (PDF) formats have been provided.

 

Step 3

Fill out the forms. When finished, submit your registration via email, fax, or mail.

Step 4

Get prepared and excited for the big day! We’ll process your registration and mail a registration packet several days after we receive your completed registration.

Advisory Leadership Team

Ron Weinmann

Co-Chair

Daniel Driessen

Co-Chair

Jennifer Carlson

Member

Joycelyn Hagen

Member

Rachel Lindstrom

Member

Anne Rasmusson

Member

Susan Strating

Member

Andy Wakeford

Member

Past Devils Lake Education Day Guides
2017 Devils Lake Education Day Guide
2015 Devils Lake Education Day Guide
2014 Devils Lake Education Day Guide
2013 Devils Lake Education Day Guide