Ice-Capades

Ice-Capades

DESCRIPTION

Get ready to self-inflate balloons, make Ziploc poppers, and hear metals scream. You will be surprised that most of the materials and ingredients used can be found in the comfort of our own homes and schools.

OBJECTIVES/ VALUES

Learn to perform more scientific tricks using dry ice and other ingredients and materials easily available in the home

LEARNING OUTCOMES

At the end of the activities, children will learn:

  • the usefulness of dry ice
  • to self-inflate balloons
  • to make Ziploc poppers
  • to make metals scream
  • to embrace the spirit of creativity

Please note:

  • The program duration is 2 hours (45 minutes classroom workshop, 45 minutes snow play, and 30 minutes changing of winter gear)
  • Minimum class size needed is 20 students.
  • Students (3-6 years old) are charged at $14+ each.
  • Free admission will be extended to 1 teacher for every 10 students enrolled. Additional adults (parents/teachers) will be charged $10+ each.
  • Each classroom workshop has an educator provided.
  • Program fee includes gloves, boots, and jackets for the students. Only boots and jackets are included for teachers.  Adult gloves are optional for rent at $2.90 per pair.
  • It is compulsory to wear long pants to enter the snow chamber and socks when using in-house boots. Waterproof pants rental for adult is $4.90 and $3.90 for child. Socks are available for purchase at $3.50 for adult and $2.90 for child.
  • Photo services are available. No cameras are allowed in the Snow Chamber.
  • Fees are still subject to 7% GST and are subject to change without prior notice.
  • Bookings are to be made at least 2 weeks in advance and depends on the availability.