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Posted on: January 4, 2019

Free Science and Literacy Workshop on Jan. 24 for children (5-10 years) and parents/caregivers


Explore the elements of physical balance

SHOW LOW, Ariz. (January 3, 2019) – A free science and literacy workshop, called Leap into Science, will be presented to children, ages 5 to 10 years, and their parent or caregiver on Thursday, Jan. 24, from 4 to 5 p.m. in the event room at Show Low Public Library, 181 N. 9th Street. The workshop will begin with a story and progress to an open floor exercise with different stations, allowing children and caregivers to interact with various elements to explore balance through physical play. It will help the child think like a scientist through reading and hands-on activities.
Leap into Science is a nationwide program that integrates open-ended science activities with children’s books, enabling children and their parents/caregivers to collaborate and learn together. The program is provided by The Franklin Institute Science Museum, a science museum and the center of science education and research in Philadelphia (Penn.) founded in 1824 and named after the American scientist and statesman, Benjamin Franklin.
No preregistration if required. For more information, call (928) 532-4070.

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