Afterschool Spring Semester 2019


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Afterschool Spring Semester 2019


WonderLab Spring 2019

 Fall 2017 afterschool class on a field trip to Mount Auburn Cemetery. Students engaged in a pond study and macroinvertabrate hunt at Halcyon Lake.

Fall 2017 afterschool class on a field trip to Mount Auburn Cemetery. Students engaged in a pond study and macroinvertabrate hunt at Halcyon Lake.

 

Registration for Spring 2019!

Spring Registration 

Who: Children grades 1-6 / ages 6-12

When: Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday - January 22 - June 6, 3- 6 PM (limit 1 day/week) (no WL during February and April vacations).

Where: Lesley University, 1815 Massachusetts Ave, room 2-124 and local green-spaces

Fee: 18 weeks: $540, add $90 for walking bus pick up from Kennedy School in Somerville and local CPS bus stops.

Sliding scale available upon request, contact srauchwe@lesley.edu

Learn from and with University scientists and students, spend time in the labs, technology-rich environments, studios, and urban greenspace.  Enjoy hands-on investigations into the ecology of local plants and animals.  Study a diverse city habitats including neighborhoods, parks, playgrounds, and preserves.  Explore the form, function, and design of urban landscapes. Design your own experiment.  Activities include outdoor explorations, engineering, construction,  and, maker-space technology.   Arts are integrated across the program through drawing, acting, dance, photography, and digital film.  Enjoy a relaxed and playful academic atmosphere. For more programmatic info and FAQ's, head to the "About" page.

 

Below is a PRELIMINARY REGISTRATION link. Filling the form serves as submission of interest. Once we receive your preliminary interest we will be in contact within a week by email confirming your child(s) day and a more detailed form, necessary paperwork, and billing information.

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Math Circle


Math Circle


Girls Math Circle 

 
 

Spring 2019

Math Circle is open to girls in middle school (grades 6-8).  Math circle runs for two 6 week sessions held during the Spring 2019 semester. 

Math Circle as a great place for kids who enjoy math and would like to get a chance to explore math in ways that might be outside the school curriculum, including games, puzzles, group discussion, and hands-on activities. 

Where:    Lesley University Hall, 
                1815 Massachusetts Ave

When: Fridays from 3:30 - 5 PM. 

Session 1: January 25-March 8 (not meeting on Feb. 22)

Session 2: March 22-May 3 (not meeting on April 19)

Fee: $120 per session (1 sessions includes 6 weeks of Math Circle)

 

Below is a PRELIMINARY REGISTRATION link. Filling the form serves as submission of interest. Once we receive your preliminary interest we will be in contact within a week by email.

 
 

Partnership Potential


Partnership Potential


 
 WonderLab at the Mount Auburn Cemetery Greenhouse

WonderLab at the Mount Auburn Cemetery Greenhouse

 

PARTNERSHIP POTENTIAL

WonderLab is teaming up with the Cambridge Environmental Literacy Project to offer ecological STEAM-based field trips to an early start pre-school and several kindergarten classrooms at local greenspaces and Mt. Auburn Cemetery.   Lesley students will provide hands-on investigations such as macroinvertebrate sampling and pollinator monitoring that will engage students in authentic research-based experiences that supports Mt. Auburn citizen science projects. If you are interested in more information, send us an email