Intertek Little Scientists Workshop 2017

August 08, 2017

 

With over 100 years of heritage, and in the spirit of innovation fostered by one of our founders, Thomas Edison, Intertek is committed to nurturing its people by encouraging them to rise to different challenges and reach new heights. Intertek HK is proud therefore to offer its first educational program: The Little Scientists Program for children. We will be scheduling two Little Scientists Workshops offering various parent-child activities incorporating experiential learning. Fundamental scientific knowledge can be gained through educational and fun experiments which you will carry out together with your children.

 

 STEM Education 

                 Fun                           Educational               Experiential Learning  

Program Overview  

Target participants: Children aged 7 to 10 and their parents

Date: Sep 3 / Sep 24 (Sunday)  Due to enthusiastic response, both classes are now full. Interested parties who sign up now will be placed into the waiting list.  

Time: 9:30am to 12:30pm

Venue: Intertek HK Office, Garment Centre, 576 Castle Peak Road, Lai Chi Kok 

Includes:

  • Materials cost
  • Hands-on experiments instructions by related professionals
  • Use of a junior lab coat
  • Certificate of participation
  • Light refreshments


LITTLE SCIENTISTS EXPERIMENTS 

Balloons Reaction – Chemistry 
Blow up balloons, not with your mouth but through chemical reaction! Each family will be provided with materials necessary to create a chemical reaction which will release gases to blow up a balloon.   
 3ss

Dust Mite Discovery – Microbiology
 

Do you know dust mites can be everywhere? Look for them with a professional microscope. You are encouraged to bring your own pillow or child’s soft toys for more fun! 

 1s

Magnetic Train Creation – Physics
 

Learn about magnetic forces and friction through action. Build a magnetic train model with your children and see how fast it can go. 

 2s

 

*All experiments will be guided by our engineers, biologists and chemists in a safe environment. Intertek reserves the right to change the experiments for the Workshops without prior notice.

 

Enrol now in our Little Scientist Workshop to enjoy a fun half-day at Intertek – the Total Quality Assurance Company offering the industry’s leading Assurance, Testing, Inspection and Certification services to industries worldwide.

Enrol Here

 

Please call Sophie Tang at 2173 8878 or email ibmhk@intertek.com for more information.