Below is a list of upcoming events, programs, and classes hosted by Girls Inc. of Tarrant County. Attendance at some events requires registration. Please click the name of an item to learn more or to register!
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Unearthing subterranean science! We will get our hands dirty while exploring concepts such as geology, archaeology, plate tectonics, and agriculture, and composting. We will visit the Girls Inc. community garden plot and even create our own Girls Inc. “Chia Pets.”
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We will work as a team to learn outdoor survival skills and practice them indoors! We’ll learn navigation by creating bedroom ceiling constellations, test our engineering skills by building impromptu shelters, make our own water filters, and make our own wilderness survival kits.
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Who knew science could be so tasty? We’ll cover food science concepts such as nutrition, the chemistry of baking, shelf-stability of food, and fruit DNA extraction. We will practice food processing, preservation, and packaging in our own lab classroom and find out if Twinkies really do last forever!
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Calling all things goopy and sticky! This week, we will really test our “ick” meter by learning first-hand how chemical bonds work to bind together substances. We’ll explore polymers by creating and testing out different types of slime, investigate how molecules interact to make things like honey sticky, and how shapes and surface area can make […]Find out more
Can eating pop rocks and soda cause your stomach to explode? Is running better than walking for keeping dry in the rain? Can an opera singer really shatter a wine glass using only her voice? Using the scientific method, we will test out myths and urban legends to either prove the theory behind them or debunk […]Find out more
Demystifying the scientific concepts behind magic tricks – abracadabra! We will learn to be both magicians and scientists while experimenting with optical illusions, disappearing ink, inertia, properties of matter, and more!
Girls at Science, Math, And Relevant Technology (SMART) Camp will have the opportunity to engage in hands-on learning activities centered around each week’s theme. They will work […]Find out more