Assembly Programs

PPG Architectural Coatings division hosted an event featuring ION Jones, a character who teaches students about Chemistry. Tom Maziarz with PPG introduced the program led by Jonathan

Bring your whole school together to experience a high-energy science adventure! Choose to watch a science show, offer walk-up activities, or both for a full day of STEM learning. Grades K – 8; up to 500 students in one day.

Pricing:

  • Full Day (Assembly & Walk-Up): variable based on site schedule; $750
  • Walk-Up Only: variable based on site schedule; $425
  • Assembly Only: 45-60 minutes; $350

Ion Jones and the Lost Castle of Chemistry
(Presented by PPG Industries Foundation with support from The Community Foundation of Louisville and DDW “The Color House”)

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Introduces students to the basics of chemical reactions and how chemistry impacts industry, the environment, and our everyday lives.

Kentucky Academic Standards:

Kindergarten 1st Grade 2nd Grade 4th Grade 5th Grade Middle School
Science K-PS2-1 1-PS4-2 2-PS1-1, 2-PS1-4 4-PS3-2, 4-PS3-4 5-PS1-1, 5-PS1-3 MS-PS1-1, MS-PS1-4, MS-PS1-3

Check out our Ion Jones Flickr photo album!

Check out our Ion Jones video!

Captain Current vs. the Electricity Vampires
(Powered by LG&E and KU)

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Introduces students to concepts of energy and energy efficiency. Learn about sources of energy, how energy is generated, and how to become better ambassadors of energy conservation.

Kentucky Academic Standards:

Kindergarten 1st Grade 2nd Grade 3rd Grade 4th Grade 5th Grade Middle School
Science K-PS2-2 1-LS1-1 2-PS1-1, 2-PS1-2, 2-ESS1-1 3-PS4-1 4-PS3-1, 4-PS3-2, 4-PS3-4, 4-ESS3-1 5-PS1-3, 5-ESS3-1, 3-5-ETS1-3 MS-PS3-1, MS-PS1-3, MS-ETS1-3

Watch our Captain Current video!