ENGAGE Middle School Workshops

Engage Your Creativity. Delivered by GSSM’s Center for Science Education & Outreach, ENGAGE is designed to impact students through early interest and awareness of STEM studies. Early experiences with STEM are shown to help build students’ confidence with new technologies.

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Did you know that electricity travels at the speed of light? Or that a spark of static electricity can measure up to 3,000 volts? Have you ever wondered how you can control electricity? Or wanted to create a circuit board?

ENGAGE is an eight-session program in which students will use critical thinking skills and deductive reasoning to explore ways to create electrical circuits using various materials. Activities will center on the fundamentals of electrical circuits through breadboarding and electronics.

WHEN: Mondays or Wednesdays, September 19 - November 9, 2022
TIME: 4:15 PM – 5:30 PM
LOCATION: 401 Railroad Ave, Hartsville, SC 29505
WHO: 6th - 8th grade students
COST: A student’s time and willingness to learn new things!

Space is limited to 20 students per class. ENGAGE will be held on the GSSM Campus. ENGAGE students, their families, and all visitors are expected to follow the school's COVID-19 safety protocols. For more information regarding GSSM’s protocols, click here or call the Outreach Center 843-383-3958. 

NOTE: To successfully complete the ENGAGE experience, attendance to all eight sessions is required. 

Additional Information

Registration Tips

The deadline to register is September 9, 2022, or until the program is full.

Step 1

Complete the Student Program Registration form and online student documents using the link provided. Once registration is electronically submitted, a confirmation email will be sent to the email address you have provided. The completed registration will be reviewed for enrollment. 

Step 2

Add @governors.school to your safe senders list. Acceptance notifications with final course schedules will be sent via email with the next steps. If you do not receive notification of acceptance and/or a course schedule one week prior to the start of class, contact our Outreach Center at 843-383-3958.