Summer Science Camp-2018 for the children/students concluded successfully, certificates awarded
Summer Science Camp-2018 was successfully organized by Pakistan Science Club (PSC) in collaboration with ECO Science Foundation (ECOSF) in summer vacations (17 May – 18July 2018) at three different locations in Karachi city. The purpose of the camp was to engage children and students during the vacationS to learn Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) through Inquiry Based Science Education (IBSE) methodology.
On the completion of the camp, a certificate distribution ceremony was arranged on 30 July 2018 at Karachi, Pakistan and the certificates were awarded by President ECOSF (who was the chief guest) to the participating children/students. A large number of parents of children was also attended the ceremony. During the ceremony, President ECOSF Prof. Manzoor Soomro highly appreciated the enthusiasm of little stars for science learning and their performances showcased during the camp. President ECOSF further said that teaching STEM through IBSE develops critical thinking and decision making. Keeping in view its importance, ECOSF promotes and supports IBSE in Pakistan and other ECO countries for better future.
Earlier, the Founder of PSC Mr. Abdul Rauf welcomed the distinguished guests/participants and shared the glimpses of the Camp. He said that the camp was a huge success and number of particpants increased this year in comparison to previous years. A total number of 97 children/students participated in the Camp and developed fantastic scientific projects through different techniques. Robotics was the most interested field of students for making their tiny projects. He thanked ECOSF for supporting and providing scholarships to needy students. All students were provided scientific material. President ECOSF pledged the support of ECOSF for future camps as well.
Some glimpses of the Camp: