Monthly Archives: April 2011

Hands-On Science Workshops

I first began doing my Science Magic school assembly program in 1997.  I developed it for libraries and presented it for dozens of branches of the King County Library System.  It was really well-received and I enjoyed doing it.  (Science … Continue reading

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MSP Testing Tips

Remember WASL (Washington Assessment of Student Learning) test?  The new test for Washington state students in grades 3-8 is the Measurements of Student Progress (MSP) test.  The name of the MSP conveys the goal of the test: to measure student … Continue reading

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During the Assembly: Keep Things Moving Smoothly

This is the sixth article in an 9-part series with tips on planning, producing, and paying for your school assembly program.  The complete School Assembly Handbook will be available online at my website for educational school assemblies. Introduce your presenter.  … Continue reading

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Oakbrook Magic

The summer of 2005 I was performing for the Steilacoom Library and afterwards one of the parents introduced himself as the principal of a local elementary school and wanted my business card. The following year I visited Oakbrook Elementary with … Continue reading

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Science Magic Buzz

Here are a couple of great teacher reviews from my recent Science Magic visits to local schools. “Daniel Bagley Elementary was inspired for days after seeing your performance. The way you combined science and magic was entertaining and educational for … Continue reading

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Earth Day Science Magic

  Cowlitz County fans: you’re invited to a free family event to celebrate Earth Day on Saturday, April 16, 2011 from 10:30 am to 3:30 pm at the Cowlitz Expo Center, 1900 7th Ave. There will be exhibitors, entertainment, activities … Continue reading

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