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!
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