Space Explorers

 Grades 2-3 

Seriously, what’s cooler than space exploration? That’s right. Nothing. In this class we will learn all about our solar system, including important history and recent discoveries! We will experiment with the forces that shape our universe, build and test squeeze rockets, make a comet, and touch real meteorites as we explore and discover space.

What kids make...

  • models of our solar system
  • planet models
  • squeeze rockets
  • impact craters

What kids learn...

  • about our solar system
  • types of objects in space
  • gravity

Curriculum Focus

  • Science
  • Making

Meet Your Teacher!

Niecy Westmoreland


Certified K-8 Teacher
Taught 3rd & 4th grade in Kyrene for 9 years
B.A. in Elementary Education
Educational Tech Guru
Owns light up shoes and 11 pairs of glasses

Do You Need Extended Care?

Before Care ($40) to drop off between 8:00 and 9:30am.
After Care ($40) to pick up between 4:00 and 5:30pm.

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Summer 2018 Registration

* 2 week notice of cancelation required for full refund. No partial refunds.

  • PM Week 3
    06/11/2018 - 06/15/2018
    1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
  • PM Week 6 (skip 7/4)
    07/02/2018 - 07/06/2018
    1:00 pm - 4:00 pm


1512 W Elliot Road, Chandler, Arizona, 85224, United States


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