Seibundo Shinkosha Co., Ltd.
≪Take out your own DNA≫ A collaborative workshop between “Children’s Science” and “NEST LAB.” will be held! There is also a free admission campaign!
On Sunday, January 22, 2023, Seibundo Shinkosha Co., Ltd. (Bunkyo-ku, Tokyo), which publishes the magazine “Kodomo no Kagaku”, will open a research institute for discovering talents for elementary and junior high school students “NEST LAB.” We will hold a workshop “DNA Extraction – See Your DNA with Your Eyes” in collaboration with the company NEST EdLAB).
“Kodomo no Kagaku”, a scientific magazine for elementary and junior high school students, holds online events to provide readers with various scientific experiences. One of the most popular is the monthly premium workshop series where you can learn familiar science, manufacturing, technology, and sustainable science in collaboration with NEST LAB., a talent discovery research institute for elementary and junior high school students. On Sunday, January 22, 2023, as the fourth installment, we will hold a workshop to unlock the secrets of living things by extracting your own DNA.
The world is inhabited by many creatures with various characteristics such as color, shape, and movement. We will learn how these
characteristics are determined by observing DNA, which is the blueprint of living things.
How to observe DNA. (*The photo is from a previous classroom session. This time, participants will participate online from home.)
In this workshop, you can experience part of the curriculum of NEST LAB.’s “Sustainable Science Major”. In the Sustainable Science Major at NEST LAB., we will repeatedly explore the mysteries of
microorganisms, insects, and plants that live on the earth through observation and experiments.
[What is NEST LAB.? ]
NEST LAB. is an online research school for elementary and junior high school students with the theme of “cultivating what you like and creating knowledge.”
Discover and develop the talents of each child through NEST education (the only private company selected for the JST “Junior Doctor Training School” project) based on the know-how that Leave a Nest, a group of researchers, has cultivated for 20 years. To go. This is a classroom where you can explore “things that no one in the world knows” and “things that no one has solved yet” together with instructors with master’s and doctoral degrees and friends from all over the country who want to explore their favorite things.
NEST LAB. has three courses: “Sustainable Science Major,” “Robot AI Technology Major,” and “Entrepreneurship Major,” which will start in April 2023. You can cultivate your ability to solve problems and your presentation skills.
Check the page below for details!
[NEST LAB. Enrollment fee (20,000 yen) free campaign now being held] Enrollment fee (20,000 yen) for participants of the “DNA extraction – Let’s see your own DNA with your own eyes” workshop on January 22, 2023 (Sunday) and NEST LAB. We are holding a free campaign. The experience class is for those who have applied by December 23, 2022. Free cancellation is possible until February 26, 2023, so if you are interested, we recommend that you first participate in the workshop or experience class on Sunday, January 22, 2023 and register as a member. To do!
Date and time: January 22, 2023 (Sun) 10: 00-12: 00
Holding format: Zoom meeting
Lecturer: Elementary and junior high school talent discovery research institute “NEST LAB.”
● Participation fee: 2,200 yen (tax included) + shipping fee for the kit Target: Elementary and junior high school students *Cocanet Premium (DX) membership registration required
●Details/Application: Cocanet https://www.kodomonokagaku.com/experience/50419/ [Image 5
Children’s Science January 2023 issue
Magazine name: Children’s Science January 2023 issue
Specifications: B5 size, 112 pages
Special price: 1,100 yen (tax included)
Release date: Friday, December 9, 2022
Official website: https://www.kodomonokagaku.com
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