can be a Mad Science Group®
franchisee who entertains and educates
children by involving them in experiments
designed to introduce, explain and demonstrate
the science behind the wonders of the
world in which they live.
will teach eager minds that the word "barometer"
derives from the Greek words "baros"
(meaning "weight") and "metron"
(meaning "measure") while together
you make a Big Bottle Barometer to predict
great thing is that children aged 3 -12
can learn cool, scientific stuff through
the amazing, fun and informative edu-training
activities of the Mad Science Group®.
Science Group® activities instruct
with inter-active, hands-on, scientific
experiences at pre-school workshops and
in-school and after-school activities.
These activities are geared towards answering
questions and conducting experiments that
get kids involved and excited about learning
and proving how the world around them
Mad Science Group® activity
will prove infinitely more interesting
than all other entertainment options
at workshops, birthday parties,
special occasions, community group
events, fairs, malls, movie theatres
and Girl Guide and Boy Scout meetings
and camps. Everywhere that children
gather is the place for a Mad
Science Group® activity.
groups learn about Life Sciences,
Earth and Space Sciences and Physical
Sciences. Topics range from the
"World of Worms" for pre-schoolers
to the "Black and Blue Oceans"
for those in grades 3 to 6.
are lots of cool, kid-captivating
and fascinating topics like "How
Your Blood Flows" and "How
Your Food Digests"
thought-provoking questions such as
"Who gave us Morse code?"
and "What Makes Metal Magnetic?"
are often posed.
kindergarten to grade two the Earth and
Space Sciences feature real fossil casts,
the mini excavation of a dinosaur and
the making of a real dinosaur tooth to
3 to 6 participants explore and build
models of ecosystems and learn how
human beings impact on them. Why you
should be tobacco-free is covered
and, in "Turn Up The Volume",
kids will explore the concept of volume
as it measured using the metric system.
All great stuff!
Mad Science Group® is the brainchild
of two brothers, Ariel and Ron Schlien,
who as children conducted science experiments
for their amusement and the amazement
of their friends. After Ariel brought
his helium neon laser to a Montreal YMCA
to be the grand finale to a science and
technology course (where it was an unqualified
hit) they both realized that their life
hobby (science) could prove to be employment
for a lifetime.
l994, and thousands of happy, better informed
children later, The Mad Science Group®
decided to become a franchise operation.
Today l45 franchisees open millions of
children's eyes to the wonders of science
around the globe.
Mad Science Group® franchisee
trains teams of instructors in scientific
showmanship and develops mad experiment
conductors who love to enthrall and enchant
their eager audiences while teaching invaluable
lessons. More importantly, they are teachers
who respect their craft, their audiences
this describes you then we suggest you
join the Mad Science Group®
who bring mystery, wonder and a love of
learning into the lives of children. Become
a wizard and awaken the universe of possibilities
within children as they explore the possibilities
of the universe without.
Soon the popularity of Mad Science
Group® will be reaching a world
of young Saturday morning television watchers.
MGM and Mad Science Group ®
are in negotiations to produce programs
which should be ready for the fall of