Toyology (TK-3rd) 1:30 - 2:30

Instructor: Sarah Shaffer

Room: 102a

Course Fee: $300

Toyology: Science Through Toys -- Sarah's Science is bringing Toyology back to Malcolm X this fall with new science toys for each student to construct and take home! New and returning students welcome! In these exciting hands-on science classes we will build a variety of toys and use them to demonstrate major scientific concepts such as energy, electricity, light, gravity, motion, friction, magnetism and simple machines. Project highlights this fall include: Electric Ring Toss Game, Twirling Tube Car, Bounce Back Robot, Solar Powered Mini Tin Can Robot and lots more! Space is limited. For more information please visit or call (510) 581-3739.

About the Instructor:

Sarah Shaffer

Sarah's Science

Sarah's Science was founded in 1987 by Sarah Shaffer to provide a unique and exciting approach to the wonderful world of science and nature. Sarah's philosophy is that children learn best by doing. All of Sarah's programs feature hands-on projects built by each child to engage and delight them while making it easy to understand even complex science concepts.

Voted “Best Science Teacher for Kids” by the East Bay Express, Sarah continues to develop and shape her unique approach to stimulating children’s curiosity and encouraging their appreciation for science and nature. Sarah has also won the Parents' Press award for Best After School Enrichment Program and the Bay Area Parent award for Best Math & Science Support Program.