10-11 AM: Lesson and experiments with dry ice. Learned about stages of matter, and sublimation. Experimented with dry ice inside, then went outside and made dry ice in plastic bottles explode!
11-12:30: Learned how to use the 3D printer. Every girl got 3D printer certified, and can now stop in our FFL Fab Lab and use a 3D printer any time! We made 3D printed friendship bracelets.
12:30-1 PM: Lunch
1-1:30 PM: Learned about density and viscosity. Made our own cups of oobleck, a non-Newtonian fluid, with cornstarch and water. Oobleck recipe and lesson
1:30-3 PM: Went outside and took turns dancing on and playing in a giant pool of oobleck! Observed how oobleck reacted differently when different forces were applied.
10-10:30: Skype session with Mara Claudio from Facebook
10:30-11:30: Met Sonya Finch, a pilot with the US Air Force. We all had the chance to test out the MQ-9 flight simulator, and also the pilot's headset. We played Lexicon Lander, a computer game that uses the military alphabet to help land a plane.
11:30-12: Interviewed each other on the iPads, doing Q&A about what we learned this week and our favorite parts of the camp.
12:30-1: Solar System lesson
1-1:45: Solar system activity outside - we got a sense for the scale of size and distance in outer space!
1:45-2:15: Wonder Box and camp wrap-up
2:15-3: Rocket party outside! Launched rockets, danced to music, enjoyed bomb pops.