Mad Science Portland offers a selection of really exciting kids science assemblies including the following programs.
Did you know that of the vast amount of water on our planet, only 1% is fresh and drinkable? Did you know that a silent toilet leak can waste up to 7,000 gallons of water per month? Come and shake it up with the Mad Scientist as you learn all about the amazing attributes of water while focusing on the importance of conserving this precious resource!
Where's the Water Watson?
This show is guaranteed to entertain, engage and educate young audiences on the unique and magical attributes of water using the water cycle as a learning tool. Students will learn about why we need water, introduce them to the concept of conservation and how they can do their share!
This program is an electrifying half-hour of fast-facts and quick tips on using and conserving electrical energy. The "Energy to Share" Assembly will help educate your students on how electricity gets to our homes, sources of renewable energy, sources of non-renewable energy, easy conservation steps for students.
This assembly will take your students on a journey to understanding the importance and issues involved in creating and using sustainable energy sources. Schedule your free, 45-minute round-trip ticket to Planet X and your students will learn all about; The Law of Conservation of Energy, Potential and Kinetic Energy, C Storage of Electrical Energy, and Renewable Energy Options.
The land of Fire and Ice is filled with dazzling demonstrations using fire, bubbling potions, and carbon dioxide gas frozen to 109°F below zero. This science show will stimulate a child’s mind and spark their imaginations as they experience exciting, educational, high energy science magic! Come and see just how HOT & COOL science can be!
Let our Mad Scientist teach you about the many uses of that much misunderstood state of matter, gas. Enjoy a Mad Science magic trick and get ready to be dazzled by a series of experiments that feature the awesome power of gas: Air, hot air, air pressure, moving air, smoke and suction are all up for demonstration. Come and let science “float your boat!”
How do you know that a chemical reaction has occurred? Start with a change of color in our chemically challenging “magic” trick. Move on to an assortment of experiments featuring both chemical and physical changes. Watch in awe as the Mad Scientist creates numerous versions of erupting science! Everything is guaranteed to be amazing!