Students experiment during BASF’s Kids’ Lab Extravaganza

Advocate staff photo by HEATHER MCCLELLAND -- BASF instrument and electrical engineer Michael Simmons supervises on March 5 an experiment for St. John Primary School second-graders, from left, Melissa Davis, Hannah Englert, Harrison Fruge and Breanna Johnson. The students learned about polymers by making 'slime' during BASF's Kids' Lab Extravaganza Day.
Advocate staff photo by HEATHER MCCLELLAND -- BASF instrument and electrical engineer Michael Simmons supervises on March 5 an experiment for St. John Primary School second-graders, from left, Melissa Davis, Hannah Englert, Harrison Fruge and Breanna Johnson. The students learned about polymers by making 'slime' during BASF's Kids' Lab Extravaganza Day.

St. John Primary School students experimented at the BASF for Kids’ Lab Extravaganza Day on March 5. BASF employees guided 340 students, grades kindergarten through third, through three experiments highlighting chromatography, polymers and super-absorbent polymers.