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Leftover children explore "scientific world" in Xiangxiang campus of Sci-Tech Edu

Updated: 2018-08-01

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A teacher of Sci-Tech Edu teaches the 15 leftover children various scientific principles, such as the Pythagorean Theorem and electromagnetic induction principle in Xiangxiang campus of Sci-Tech Edu on July 31, 2018. [Photo/xiangxiang.gov.cn]

A total of 15 leftover children from Xiangxiang, Hunan province came to Xiangxiang campus of Sci-Tech Edu, the first science and technology training institution, to start their one-month study on July 31. 

The event aims to make the poor leftover children in Xiangxiang to sense the charming of modern science and technology and stimulate their interest in science exploration. 

Teachers of Sci-Tech Edu took the children to visit the classrooms and experience various scientific principles, such as the Pythagorean Theorem and electromagnetic induction principle, with building their own science and technology works with Lego Bricks. Children of different ages were divided into different classrooms. 

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A girl experiences various scientific principles, such as the Pythagorean Theorem and electromagnetic induction principle, with building their own science and technology works with Lego Bricks in Xiangxiang campus of Sci-Tech Edu on July 31, 2018. [Photo/xiangxiang.gov.cn]

“I’m thankful for Sci-Tech Edu to give his granddaughter the chance to sense science technology,” said the grandfather of Bao Xuanling, one of the leftover children attending the event, adding that this is the first time his granddaughter got a chance to use computer since he and his wife seldom use the computer. 

Sci-Tech Edu is the first science and technology training institution in Xiangxiang. It offers courses for children aged three to sixteen. It’s focused on the development of children's attention, hands-on skills and language skills. It also aims to popularize science and is deeply devoted to public service. 

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The leftover children from Xiangxiang have fun as well as learn science and technology knowledge in the one month study in Xiangxiang campus of Sci-Tech Edu. [Photo/xiangxiang.gov.cn]