Watch the Kansas City Spotlight on NBC Action News Midday Show each day May 3-7 for Remake Learning Days activities you can try at home!

The Schedule

MONDAY, May 3: Make the Play to Remake Learning

Try this at home: Learn how to measure your own strike zone with guidance from some friends at the Kansas City Royals!

Materials: Measuring tape (or rulers/yardsticks)

Share your results: #RemakeDaysKCPLAY

 

TUESDAY, May 4: Chalk the Walk to Remake Learning

Try this at home: Learn how to express yourself through art as teen artists with Inspired Aesthetics work with local muralists to create a new work of chalk art at Crown Center Pavilion. Chalk your sidewalk, driveway or playground to celebrate Remake Learning Days Kansas City!

Materials: Sidewalk chalk

Share your results: #RemakeDaysKCCHALK

 

WEDNESDAY, May 5: Plant the Seed to Remake Learning

Try this at home: Learn how to make a “Seedy” case to experiment with sprouting different types of seeds withKansas City Community Gardens and youth at the Garrison Community Center.

Materials: Recycled clear plastic CD, DVD or cassette tape cases, paper towels, seeds (snap peas, radish, beans, etc.)

Share your results: #RemakeDaysKCGROW

 

THURSDAY, May 6: The Science of BBQ Sauce

Try this at home: Step into the kitchen with the American Royal and Spicin Foods to consider the ingredients for tasty experiments in the kitchen. Track your ingredients to develop your very own KC barbecue sauce style.

Materials: Measuring spoons, cups, ingredients on hand. (See the full virtual lesson here!)

Share your results: #RemakeDaysKCKitchenSci

 

FRIDAY, May 7:  Design & Build to Remake Learning

Try this at home: Build a bridge and test how much weight it can hold with Kansas City Mayor Quinton Lucas and students at Operation Breakthrough. Use this guide from the Operation Breakthrough team for details and related activities.

Materials: LEGO bricks or spaghetti noodles and marshmallows

Share your results: #RemakeDaysKCBUILD