WISE Kid-Netic Energy: Open Heart Surgery
During an open heart surgery, a surgeon will treat various problems with the valves, arteries , and aneurysms in the main vessel leaving the heart. This workshop provides an opportunity to learn about the circulatory system and the heart anatomy by dissecting a pig’s heart.
Respiratory Therapy: Intubation
Respiratory therapists assist patients who have difficulty breathing. Students will learn to intubate and free airways in patients of all ages while learning all about the profession.
Nursing: Applying an IV Tube
What do you think of when you hear the word “Nurse”? This workshop provides students a chance to hear about a day in life of a nurse while performing some hands on activities such as listening to heart and lung sounds with stethoscopes, and then learning how to give an intramuscular injection or starting an IV.
WISE Kid-Netic Energy: Ozobot and Optics
The eye is one of the many sensory organs of the human body. In this workshop, students will learn about the various parts of the eyes and their functions while performing a dissection on an animal’s eye. To enhance their knowledge about sensors, programming a small pocket sized coding robot called Ozobot will be used to solve a problem.
Please note that these details are tentative and check back for more details about the exciting workshops being brought to you by #PPW2019!