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Perfect for family or youth events outside of the school day, these programs bring to entertainment and education for all ages.
A Bakken Museum educator will lead your students through a number of experiments where they will get to experience static electricity first hand. This engaging and energizing presentation has a hands-on focus allowing students to learn about electricity by experiencing its effects, asking questions, and creating their own experiments to try, leaving the students excited to learn more about science.
Give students and parents alike an opportunity to experience hands-on static experiments at your event! A Bakken Museum educator will bring a static electricity and several of our most popular hands-on experiments to share with people as they stop by our demonstration table. Perfect for science fairs, family nights, and community events.
This fun-filled and educational, interactive presentation is designed for both children and adults. The show uses audience participation and demonstrations as well as some wacky historical characters to teach the audience about the electrical nature of the body and the cardiac chain of survival, the steps to help someone suffering from Sudden Cardiac Arrest.
Students will learn about electrical generation, transmission, and conservation through the story of Thomas Edison and Nikola Tesla and their historic debate over Alternating Current versus Direct Current told in an engaging and interactive way. This presentation empowers students to think about how they can help solve the energy challenges we face today.