Book release/signing at Tomah Public Library on Tuesday Oct 25, 2011 from 5-7 PM.
We will be doing science demonstrations at Adams Friendship Middle School on Oct 20. The theme is “Illuminate Your Love of Learning and Let Your Potential Glow”. We expect about 300 people, mostly students, parents, and teachers. Light and electricity demonstrations performed.
A program for science teachers at UW-Stevens Point on Oct 28, 2011. This is the annual meeting of the Wisconsin Association of Physics Teachers. I will be giving a 2 hour session on “Physics Classroom Competitions and Challenges and Contests. Significant Digits, Units Please, Vector Addition, Write It-Do It, This Is Knot Possible, Energy Ball, King Tut’s Tomb, Three Cup Observation, Skewer a Balloon, How Much Does a Ruler Weigh. About 25 competitions and several demonstrations.
A public program of science demonstrations will be held Thursday Nov 3, 2011 at the Deke Slayton Museum in Sparta. Open to the public. Starts at 6:30 PM. Always well attended.