October 7, 2016 -- Sky Dome Planetarium
Our students will go on a journey through the universe from the comfort and security of our own school. A portable, inflatable planetarium will come to Wandell and dazzle our budding astronomers as they are taken on a tour of the solar system.
October 26, 2016 -- Anti-Bullying
November 9, 2016 -- Harriet Tubman
An entertaining and educational minute play based on the life and times of Harriet Tubman. Harriet's harrowing and dangerous life unfolds as she tells the moving story to an interviewer of how she brought hundreds of slaves - and her own family - to freedom during the Civil War.
December 13, 2016 -- Secret World of Robots
Robot – The mere mention of the word engages, enthralls, entices and excites children of all ages. In order to meet the 21st century challenge of an emphasis on STEM/STEAM education (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Math), three-time Parents’ Choice Award-winning performer David Jack has created a fantastic new STEM/STEAM school assembly for elementary school students entitled BOT! The Secret World of Robots. This wholly unique show is the perfect combination of entertainment and education rarely found in STEM school assemblies.
January 18, 2017 -- Earth Dome
Discover geography on a scale you never thought possible! The Earth Dome is a gigantic inflatable earth balloon standing 19-feet high and 22-feet in diameter. It's made of 24 huge panels silkscreened with photographs shot from satellites of the surface of the world on cloud free days. It has been used extensively across the United States to educate students about geography as well as environmental issues.
February 16, 2017 -- Abe Lincoln
Abraham Lincoln… Now he belongs to all ages! Young Abe “comes back” at the age of 19 and shares his story of overcoming challenges from childhood through his Presidency. This journey through time teaches students about taking responsibility, honesty, and showing that one person, no matter what his background, can make a positive difference in the world and the community.