Science Rocks is a conference designed to introduce 5th and 6th grade students to a variety of science and natural elements through presentations and hands-on learning.The halls of the Wick Science Building on the campus of St. Cloud State University are filled with 5th and 6th grade future naturalists, mathematicians, geologists and computer programmers as over 530 students and educators participate in the annual Science Rocks! Conference (SR!).
This conference promotes student enthusiasm and competencies in written communication. Breakout presenters will include: published authors, storytellers, illustrators, poets and teachers of writing. The whole point of the conference is to encourage and inspire students to develop their interests and talents in writing.