Baylor Super Saturday Registration Under Way For Dec. 4 Sessions

Nov. 30, 2004

by Lori Scott Fogleman

Registration is under way now for preschoolers through high school seniors to attend the Dec. 4 Super Saturday sessions, sponsored by Baylor University's Center for Community Learning and Enrichment.

Four-year-olds through kindergarteners will explore the world of snow and ice through a series of interactive experiments during "It's a Snow Day!" from 9 to 11:30 a.m. at the Piper Child Development Center, 315 Washington Ave.

First through third graders will become engineers as they build a variety of LEGO models using wheels and axles, pulleys, gears and levers in "Building LEGO Simple Machines" from 9 a.m. to noon in room 215 of Baylor's Draper Academic Building.

Fourth and fifth graders will explore the science of genetics, play some DNA games and even take a look at some mutant fruit flies while on a "Genetic Journey" from 9 a.m. to noon in room D305 in the Baylor Sciences Building.

Sixth through eighth graders will focus on "Forensics" as they become forensic scientists and learn the basic techniques to solve a crime from 9 a.m. to noon at the Baylor forensic science lab, 2100 S. Third St.

High school students will learn everything they need to know about "Building the Best College Resume" from 9 a.m. to noon in rooms 200 and 203 of the Draper Academic Building.

The next Super Saturday session will be a Scholastic Chess Tournament for kindergarten students through high school seniors on Jan. 22, 2005.

Sessions for preschoolers through kindergarteners are $20. Classes for first graders and up are $30, which includes all lab materials and facilities fees. Registration is limited. For more information, call (254) 710-2171 or visit www.baylor.edu/SOE/CCLE/.

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