Region 6 - Jamestown

May 8, 2018
Jamestown Civic Center
We’re excited to see you in Jamestown on May 8!
Classes Online
March 20, 2018
Registration Opens
March 22, 2018
Registration Closes
April 17, 2018
Class List and Descriptions

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If taking these Classes K, L, M, N, O, P at the James Valley Career & Technology Center – you will need to take 3 classes during the morning session and/or 2 classes during the afternoon session. This is due to busing conflicts. Thank you.
Classes subject to change. Class selections are on a first-come, first-served basis.
Class A: 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.18
Class B: Nailed It!
We will be using both nails and screws to build a tool box. In this demonstration, we will teach you the benefit of nails rather than screws and how they are utilized in the construction industry. (This class is limited to a capacity of 16 students per session, per presenter request.) 18
Class C: 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.) 18
Class D: STAR WARS: A Coding Challenge
Star Wars themed game that will give kids hands on interaction with coding strategies. (This class is limited to a capacity of 24 students per session, per presenter request.) 18
Class E:
Class info coming soon!!
Class F: 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.) 18
Class G: Jamestown Police
Officer Staska will answer questions and provide information on the Police Department, equipment and the job officers do every day. Every day and every call or situation is different. 18
Class H: Lessons About 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. Also, will have the opportunity to look at and learn about foreign currency. 18
Class I: Cake & Cookie Decorating
The presenter will show a slideshow. She will also demonstrate how to decorate a cake or make flowers, frost cookies, and make no-bake cookies/balls. 18
Class J: Why Does This Potato Work?
In this class, you will discuss the importance of hydration. There will be examples of how hydration can affect your body through the visual effects of a potato clock. Participants will be given the opportunity to come up with ideas to help people remember to hydrate each day. 18
Class K: Construction Tech/Woodworking
Brief discussion on building wood structures and woodworking opportunities. Students will take home a project that they make during this class. (This class is limited to a capacity of 16 students per session, per presenter request.) 18
Class L: Health Science Careers
Station 1: Medical Mania – Human Anatomy organ purpose, function, discussion, model manipulation.

Station 2: Communication Caos – Hands on team building, problem solving, keys to communication activity.

Station 3: Health Jeopardy – Test their health knowledge with buzzer game.

Station 4: Stop the Bleed – (Nationwide Campaign) Hands on activity on how to stop bleeding to aid in saving a life. (This class is limited to a capacity of 16 students per session, per presenter request.) 18

Class M: Be the Best Babysitter On The Block
Be the babysitter everyone in the neighborhood wants to hire. By attending this session, you will rotate to three stations and learn and participate in hands on activities with preschool aged children. All the activities will be easy ideas you can take to your next babysitting job and provide a fun and creative environment using basic household items. (This class is limited to a capacity of 16 students per session, per presenter request.) 18
Class N: Soil Texture
Hands in sand, silt, clay. And a pictorial description of soil particle size significance to plant health. (This class is limited to a capacity of 16 students per session, per presenter request.) 18
Class O: Automotive Maintenance & Light Repair
Pit-Stop; using air tool to remove wheel from vehicle and re-installing. (This class is limited to a capacity of 16 students per session, per presenter request.) 18
Class P: Automotive Refinishing
Students will be introduced to careers in Automotive Collision Program, tour of the shop and explanation of projects. Students will spray paint panels, this will be a hands-on activity. (This class is limited to a capacity of 16 students per session, per presenter request.) 18
Class Q: Careers on Wheels

Vehicles depicting occupations within our community will be on display. You see many of these vehicles, but rarely have a chance to view them up close or visit with the operators! During this class you will have the opportunity to observe and get a better understanding of the careers involved in operating these vehicles. This session will be held outdoors! (Please dress appropriately) 18

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
Classes Online
March 20, 2018
Registration Opens
March 20, 2018
Registration Closes
April 17, 2018

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

Luke Anderson

Co-Chair

Carla Kroeber

Member

Nancy Anderson

Member

Lu Morehouse

Co-Chair

Kristy Landenberger

Member

Bryan Edens

Member

John Lynch Jr.

Member

Lynn Fossen

Member

Kristi Lloyd

Member

Anita Frey

Member

Jeff Meissner

Member

Scott Schmiedeberg

Member

Past Jamestown Education Day Guides
2017 Jamestown Education Day Guide
2016 Jamestown Education Day Guide
2014 Jamestown Education Day Guide
2013 Jamestown Education Day Guide