For grades: Preschool through 6th Grade
Requirements for live visit: One 6-8' table
Fees for live visit: $300.00 per show plus .30 mile round trip
Steve had their complete attention & made learning science fun. He understands what kids like, how they think & how they learn. He amuses them, catches their interest & teaches them lessons before they even realize it. --- Washington Monroe School - Lincoln, IL
Experience science in a way that is not only educational, but extremely fun! Professor Steve doesn't just talk about science--he allows it to come to life through amazing experiments that make scientific principles easy to understand. Lots of interaction, content, audience participation, comedy & some really great demonstrations ensure that your group will have a wonderful time learning all about science. You will never hear anyone say that science is boring once thay have spent time with the Professor.
Professor Steve has many programs to choose from, allowing him to cover a wide range of topics, including lasers & light, fire & water, druga & drinking, forces, sound, optical illusions & electricity. Be sure to check Professor Steve's website (www.ProfessorStevesAmazingScience.com) for a complete listing & description of programs available. Programs are written to go 45 minutes, but can be adjusted if necessary. Professor Steve also carries a complete sound system, so your group will always be able to hear what is going on.
Steve Walden (Professor Steve) has been a full-time family entertainer since 1989. Averaging approximately 250 shows a year, Steve travels the entire U.S., amazing people of all ages with amazing feats of science (as Professor Steve) & with awesome demonstrations of clowning skill (as Waldo the Clown). Steve is an experienced performer, comfortable with working in front of groups of all sizes, & an experienced communicator, capable of reaching kids & adults of all ages. He is a 1981 graduate of Lincoln Christian University (Lincoln, Illinois), & served as youth & education minister at two different churches in Indiana before going into Waldo & Professor Steve full-time in 1989. He combines what he learned from college & his youth ministries with the extensive training he has received in the areas of circus & clowning from Ringling Brothers instructors & other performers, not to mention the years of time spent in front of the television watching Mr. Wizard, Beakman's World & Bill Nye the Science Guy. He is ready to bring that experience to your group today. Be sure to visit Professor Steve's website (www.ProfessorStevesAmazingScience.com) for video clips, program descriptions & additional information.