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IOSA @ Hospital Niño Jesús

Juan Luis García Pomar, member of IOSA, taught a workshop with the title “Discovering Light” to students of the Hospital Niño Jesús school in Madrid. The activities were carried out with the collaboration of Paloma Fernández member of the Permanent Commission of the Program ENCIENDE (ENSEÑANZA DE LAS CIENCIAS EN LA DIDÁCTICA ESCOLAR) and the personal of the Hospital. The kids enjoyed the workshops and they had a lot of fun with the experiments.


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IOSA visit Colegio Montessori

Four members of IOSA spent time teaching Optics to the young students of school Montessori in Madrid.  36 kids between 6 and 11 years old attended the workshop. Activities included: color and vision, ray tracing, optical communications, laser puzzle and magic with light.

Photos by Paloma Arroyo @CSICdivulga

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IOSA visits Hospital de Alcorcon

Two IOSA members visited the Aula Hospitalaria of the Hospital Universitario Fundacion de Alcorcon. This time our special and unique audience included 10 lovely, brilliant, hospitalised children. The workshop named Playing with light was taught on March 23, 2015 from 10:00 to 12:30, in the framework of the activities organized by the CSIC within the celebration of the international year of light 2015.

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IOSA Visits Colegio Mejico

Another IOSA workshop session has taken place last February 26th. This time the stage was Colegio Mejico in Madrid where four of us had an uplifting experience thanks to extraordinarily smart kids and exceptionally big-hearted teachers…pictures speak for themselves!

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IOSA @ CEIP Ramiro de Maeztu

From 4th to 6th of February Javier Nuño del Campo, María Camarasa Gómez, Juan Luis Garcia Pomar (all of them, current IOSA members), Diego Romero Abujetas and María Concepción Pulido de Torres taught a workshop about fluorescence and optical communications to students of 5th and 6th level of primary school in the CEIP Ramiro de Maeztu in Madrid under the International Year of Light outreach activities.

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IOSA @ Barbastro for Ciudad Ciencia

Last Thursday and Friday, February 12th and 13th a IOSA delegation visited Barbastro. Two days of fun and exciting science for local schools.

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