Girls Inc. of Long Island Mini Summer Session

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Brookhaven National Laboratory

Upton, NY 11973

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Summer 3 day Session- $60

For Girls in Grades 4-6

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The Design Process: Creating and Building a Science Town:

How do engineers design and create structures such as the Eiffel Tower in Paris or even the National Synchrotron Light Source II here at BNL? Explore the design process that is utilized by engineers all over the world to design and build a “Science Town” that has green energy sources such as solar and wind power. Girls will gain an understanding of the design process and how it is used to create structures, solve problems as a team, and accomplish a particular task according to specifications.

Participate in other interactive activities including media literacy, leadership, and health+wellness!

Girls Inc. Leadership and Community Action teaches girls how to build their leadership skills and gain the confidence to positively advocate for themselves and others.

Girls Inc. Media Literacy teaches girls to increase their awareness of the scope and power of the media and the effects of media messages on girls and women. They learn to analyze what they see and hear in the media and advocate for change in entertainment, news, and advertising.

Girls Inc Mind and Body curriculum supports and promotes the whole health of girls, using a philosophy which recognizes that many factors, including physical and mental wellness that contribute to girls’ health.

Transportation to be included from Nassau and Suffolk Locations. Stay tuned for locations and pick up/drop off times.

Questions? Email arivera@girlsinclongisland.org or call 631-940-3749.

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