AHFES In-School Placement
A reminder that the DC Collaborative no longer provides direct funds to cover costs for in-school programs. The cost for a full-day workshop is $650 and a half-day is $500, which will be invoiced to your school at the time of booking. More funding may be provided by the member organization at a later date so please indicate your interest through the Lottery Request Form. Note: In-school Placements will be scheduled based on mutual availability and will be determined after the lottery requests are assigned.
FULL STEM TO FULL STEAM AHEAD!Presented by: Karen O. BrownSharpen students engineering skills with engaging, hands-on learning! A variety of projects offered include: Galimotos: Toy trucks and cars made from recycled materials and they actually roll! Based on the children's book entitled “Galimoto” by Matatu - Toy size Mini-vans from Kenya made from recycled materials-each depicting a theme. Based on the children’s book entitled “Matatu” by Puppets - Abstract figures with moving arms and legs made from recycled materials with focus on a classroom curriculum.Discipline: Visual ArtsCurriculum Connections: Language Arts, Architecture/Urban Studies, History & Geography, Diversity, ScienceGrades: PreK-5School Price: $500 Half-Day (under 3 hours, 1 or 2 hours)/ $650 full day (3 hours - 6 hours 2, 3, 4 workshops)Note: The full cost of the workshop is normally Half-day $650/ full-day $850. Karen Brown is offering her services at the discounted school price above.Note: Galimotos and Matatus- 1, 2 hour session OR 2, 30 minute sessions; Puppets- one to three, 1.5-2 hour sessions