DIGIVATIONS & DELTA SCHOOLS' HOMEQUEST
THE ART & SCIENCE OF HARRY POTTER
4 Sessions, April & May
Contact Anne Berman, PhD, 604-628-9825 or email@example.com
escape into the wizarding world of Harry Potter and learn about the
potions, flying and magical beasts of JK Rowling’s series. They will
wear the infamous sorting hat to select their House: Gryffindor,
Hufflepuff, Ravenclaw and Slytherin. Students learn the chemistry of and
make potions, the physics and fantasy behind magic including theories
of flight/aeronautics and the "right stuff" behind the Nimbus 2000, as
they play fun games of Quidditch. They will also learn about the concepts of rocketry and creating their own Hogwarts by terraforming on exoplanets.
will be introduced to the basic concepts of genetics and synthetic
biology as they learn about the different traits and qualities of the
beasts that wonder the Halls Homequests Hogwarts School of Witchcraft
and Wizardry. Discussions about JK's werewolves, dementors and banshees
will lead to analysis of how to use the best traits of these beasts and
other creatures in exploring biomimicry and inventing new ways to live.
Robots and other hands-on kinesthetic project based learning will
illuminate students' learning.
with the sciences, the art of making wands and the lessons behind
spells will be important. Students will also make costumes and write
stories including their own Harry Potter story chapters and/or skits.
Professors Drs. Steven & Anne Deane Berman along with TA Bryson Stoughton will teach the program
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