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Living Science a Finalist in 2017 TAG-Ed STEM Awards

By | October 20th, 2017|Academics, Engineering, Events, Living Science News, Press Releases|

The Technology Association of Georgia (TAG) and the TAG Education Collaborative (TAG-Ed) named Living Science Home Studies as a finalist in the Middle School and High School categories for the 2017 Georgia STEM Education Awards. This premier STEM recognition event has selected our state’s top STEM educators, schools, companies, and programs for six consecutive years, recognizing [...]

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A Visit to Noah’s Ark

By | July 13th, 2016|Events, Mrs. D's Musings|

Lance and Penney Davis, co-founders of Living Science, were invited to attend the ribbon cutting of the newly built, full-sized replica of Noah's Ark in Williamstown, Kentucky, and spent three days enjoying the remarkable exhibits. Take a video tour of the Ark Encounter with the Davises. An Enduring Relationship The Davises strongly believe in the [...]

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Living Science Homeschool Graduation: A Time of Reflection and Celebration

By | June 20th, 2016|Christian Home School Program, Events|

A few weeks ago, sixteen Living Science seniors walked into a lovely local church escorted by their very proud parents. They walked across a stage, received diplomas from Living Science and from their parents, and moved their tassels, signifying the completion of their high school education. And these sixteen seniors recessed alone after the ceremony, [...]

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Living Science Expedition Students Learn Hands On at the Beach

By | June 10th, 2016|Events|

At Living Science, we believe that there is no better way to instill a love of science than to provide hands-on experience in the field.  That's why we take our middle school science students to the beach for a week of exuberant exploration.  After each exciting day of STEM activities and field trips, middle schoolers [...]

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Team WedgeTech Goes to Washington

By | May 26th, 2016|Events|

Living Science STEM students take 2nd place in high school division of the National Invention Convention and Entrepreneurial Expo in D.C. Everett Apple and Claire Crose, sophomore Engineering Essentials students at Living Science, took their WedgeTech invention to the National Invention Convention and Entrepreneurship Expo (NICEE) in Washington, D.C., last week and returned with a [...]

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Fun for the Whole Family: STEM Trebuchet Competition

By | May 6th, 2016|Events|

Trebuchet: n. a medieval military engine for hurling heavy missiles. (Merriam-Webster) What does a medieval weapon have to do with teaching physics in the third millennium? At Living Science, quite a bit. A Living Science STEM tradition, the annual trebuchet contest features our high school physics students, each of whom designs and builds a working [...]

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Hands-On STEM: RUBE Goldberg Convention and Contraptions

By | May 6th, 2016|Events|

One of the best things about Living Science is the hands-on opportunities. This past Saturday, April 30, Living Science held its annual Rube Goldberg Convention. On Friday afternoon, 18 ninth grade students carefully assembled the contraptions that many of them had worked on all year.  They anxiously waited their turns as the judges, Mrs. D [...]

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InVenture Challenge: Team WedgeTech Update

By | April 27th, 2016|Events|

Living Science is delighted to announce that Team WedgeTech has been invited to compete at the National Invention Convention in Washington, D.C., this May. Everett Apple and Claire Crose will join students from all over the country as they present their product at the next level. We are very proud of them and of their [...]

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RUBE Goldbergs and Trebuchets: April 30, 2016

By | April 26th, 2016|Events|

A Rube Goldberg Convention... At 9:00 a.m. on April 30, 2016, Living Science's 2016 Rube Goldberg Convention begins, featuring our 9th grade Physical Science classes. The students have been working on their Rubes for several months, and you'll be amazed at the creative contraptions they have designed and built. The Rube Goldberg convention is a [...]

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