Wahoo Wizards is a community outreach program dedicated to educating children in the Charlottesville community about science. We perform science experiments that get K-6 classrooms excited about studying science and engineering.
List of Experiments
Here is a partial list of the experiments we do:
|Fluorescent Hydrophobic Sand||Diet Coke and Mentos|
“Everything was perfect for Kindergarten. The presenters all did a very good job!”
– Agnor Hurt Elementary
“The UVa students enteracted very well with the first graders.”
– Venable Elementary
Articles on Wahoo Wizards
Inspiring the Next Generation of Engineers One Classroom at a Time
Wahoo Wizards: A University of Virginia K-12 Outreach Story
K-12 Outreach Ideas Shared at Student Conference Workshop
U.Va. Students and Faculty Cultivating Young Engineers
If you would like to join in the fun and excitement, please e-mail the Wahoo Wizards Executive Board at firstname.lastname@example.org. No experience is necessary.