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Sandia National Laboratories Family Science Nights

Sponsoring Organization: 
Sandia National Laboratories
Description: 

Family Science Night provides an evening of hands-on science activities held at local elementary schools in the Albuquerque, NM and Livermore, CA communities. Students and parents work together to conduct simple inquiry-based science activities. All materials and instructions (English and Spanish) are provided. For schools outside of our communities, we offer the following resources to help you host your own Family Science Night.

Sandia Albuquerque is excited to announce our new Family Science Night partnership with Explora. Explora brings their expertise in engaging young children and their families through interactive science experiences.

Submission Type : 
Program
Conference or Event
Mentor/Project Consulting
Eligibility Requirements: 
For schools outside of our communities, we offer the following resources to help you host your own Family Science Night. Class Materials and Activities - (English and Spanish) (PDF) http://www.sandia.gov/about/community/education_programs/_assets/documents/2FSN%20English%20%20Spanish%20Activities2013.pdf Watch a video of our Family Science Night http://www.sandia.gov/about/community/videos/_assets/videos/researchrocks_koat5p112009.wmv
Ongoing Event: 
Yes
Event Season: 
Fall (September - November)
Event Date: 
08/01/16
Cost to Attend: 
none
Award Stipend Amount to Student: 
none
Program Contact Information
Program Contact : 
Phone: 
505284-5204
Email: 
ljberge [at] sandia.gov
Alternative Contact Name: 
Edwina Andrade, Explora
Alternative Contact Phone: 
(505) 224-8341
Alternative Contact Email: 
eandrade [at] explora.us
University or College Affiliation: 
None
Is your program statewide?: 
No
State Area Options: 
Northwest Region
North Central Region
Northeast Region
Central Region
Southwest Region
Southeast Region
What types of communities do you serve?(Urban/Rural): 
Both
Categories
General - STEM Education and Policy: 
STEM Education PK-12
Subject Area: 
General - STEM Education and Policy