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Family Science Night at Cooper City Elementary Hosted By Florida International University

Wednesday, October 08, 2014
Students, parents, District staff, FIU School of Environment, Arts and Society and community members
Family Science Night
Thursday, October 9, 2014, 6:30 – 8 p.m.  
Cooper City Elementary School
5080 SW 92nd Ave.
Cooper City, FL 33328

An event for the whole family, Family Science Night provides families the opportunity to
explore and learn through hands-on experiments and inquiry-based activities, while also receiving “take home ideas” to continue to foster exploration.
Parents and students, from pre-kindergarten to eighth grade, will have a chance to learn from and participate in activities involving global climate change, ocean acidification, physics, the ecosystems of South Florida, and many other experiences involving chemistry and physics.
Guests from the Frost Museum of Science, The Everglades Foundation, FIU Medina Aquarius Program, FIU Acoustics and Fisheries Ecology Lab, FIU Marine Community and Behavioral Ecology Lab, will be present.
Broward County Public Schools (BCPS) is the sixth largest public school system in the United States and the second largest in the state of Florida. BCPS is Florida’s first fully accredited school system since 1962. BCPS has over 260,000 students and approximately 175,000 adult students in 237 schools, centers and technical colleges, and 100 charter schools. BCPS serves a diverse student population. Students are from 204 different countries and speak 135 different languages. For more information about BCPS, visit browardschools.com, follow us on Twitter @Browardschools, like us on Facebook at facebook.com/browardschools, and download the free BCPS mobile app.