Physics Camp


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Sky Science

Come explore the world above! Fire off rockets, design flying machines, observe gravitational forces and travel to the University of Calgary’s very own Rothney Astrophysical Observatory. From aviation to outer space, sky science will take you on an expedition from the ground up through hands-on, interactive experiments and challenges. Participants will get a chance to work in University of Calgary classrooms and laboratories and be taught by those in the fields of Science, Engineering and Education. Sky Science camps are for students entering grades 4 – 9 in the Fall. 3, 2, 1, blast off!

**Please note that activities are subject to change and are presented as examples only. Grade refers to the grade your child is entering in the fall.

Physics 101

Come adventure into the wild world of Physics! From investigating atoms to exploring galaxies, this camp will have you discovering the wonders of Physics! This action packed week will have you learning about astronomy, mechanics, electricity and magnetism with exciting hands-on experiments and group challenges! You will also get the opportunity to go on a field trip to the Rothney Astrophysical Observatory! Participants will get a chance to work in University of Calgary classrooms and laboratories and be taught by those in the fields of Science and Education. Physics camps are for students entering grades 4 – 9 in the Fall. Put on your best Tesla or Curie costume and come join us this summer!

**Please note that activities are subject to change and are presented as examples only. Grade refers to the grade your child is entering in the fall.