African Centered Science

This series of AfriClasses™ explores ancient African ideas and philosophies that are the basis of the science that we know today. We will first examine the ancient African understanding of matter and energy, then focus in on electricity and how it works and finally we will use all we learned to create a fun, hands-on projects. Note: For some classes materials will be sent via mail. For others, parents must provide the materials see each class for details. This is a live in person class that consists of 10 weekly 1.5 hour sessions. Best for Ages 8 to 14.

Costs and Payment Plans

  • $140* for 1 child ($14 per week)
    • 30% off for each additional child
  • $238* for 2 children in the same family ($23.80 per week)
  • $336* for 3 children in the same family ($33.60 per week)
  • $434* for 4 children in the same family ($43.40 per week)
    • For more than 5 children please contact us:
    • 301-789-4538 email: maroonlifelearning@gmail.com
    • Payment Plans Are Available!
    • *There is a material fee for some classes.
    • Note: Must have at least 10 participants for class to be held . If there are not enough participants by the 1st day of class you will receive a full refund.
AfriClasses Weekly Schedule Winter 2022
(Week of Jan 3 -Week of Mar 7)
Times ESTMondayTuesday WednesdayThursdayFriday
11am-12:30African Centered Science – Electricity 2 (age 8-14)African Centered Science – Electricity 1
(age 8-14)
NEW! African Centered Science – Electricity 4
(age 8-18)
Building a Blueprint For the World We Want 1
(for teens)
No AfriClasses
2pm-3:30pmAfrican History Heritage & Me 2
(age 8-14)
African History Heritage & Me 1
(age 8-14)
NEW! African Centered Science – Sound 1
(age 8-18)
NEW! Building a Blueprint For the World We Want 2
(for teens)
NEW! Cordage & Knots with Baba Amenseph (age 8 & up)
Click on the AfriClass Link in the table to see more on each AfriClass

Parents must provide materials for class.
(Price Payment Plans Available: email us maroonlifelearning@gmail.com or inbox us on Facebook

African Centered Science Electricity 1: Introduction to Electricity

Tuesdays : 11am – 12:30pm EST – Jan 4 – Mar 8, 2022 (10 weeks)

African Centered Science Electricity 1 is the first of a series of holistic, African-centered experiences that begins by exploring the holistic worldview of the ancient people of Kemet (Egypt) and their understanding of the universe. We then dig into understanding the basics of electricity in the way we use it today to power our world. We create fun African centered projects.


* *+ $40.00 materials fee for each participating child. (Price for US based students. Fee to be determined for other countries.) Payment Plans Available: email us maroonlifelearning@gmail.com or inbox us on Facebook

African Centered Science Electricity 2: Circuit Bonanza

Mondays : 11am – 12:30pm EST – Jan 3 – Mar 7, 2022 (10 weeks)

African Centered Science Electricity 2 is a Circuit Bonanza! This is a very hands-on class where we will build all kinds of circuits from different materials. We will learn how to make build series and parallel circuits. We will then discover how electricity comes to our homes and finish with a fun hands-on project. An Afronaut Science Kit will be provided via mail. This is a live in person class that consists of 10 weekly 1.5 hour sessions. Best for Ages 8 to 14.


Parents must provide materials for class. Payment Plans Available: email us maroonlifelearning@gmail.com or inbox us on Facebook

African Centered Science Electricity 3: How Electricity comes to our homes

Offered in Spring Session March 28 – June 17, 2022

In African Centered Science Electricity 3 we will explore how electricity is produced and how it gets to our homes. This will give students an opportunity to understand some of the larger issues that are involved in power production. Materials will be provided via mail. This is a live in person class that consists of 10 weekly 1.5 hour sessions. Best for Ages 8 to 14.

* *+ $20.00 mailing fee for the first child $10 for each additional child in the same family.
(Price for US based students. Fee to be determined for other countries.) Payment Plans Available: email us maroonlifelearning@gmail.com or inbox us on Facebook

African Centered Science Electricity 4: Calculating Circuits

Wednesdays : 11am – 12:30pm EST – Jan 5 – Mar 9, 2022 (10 weeks)

In African Centered Science Electricity 4 we will learn how to calculate circuits. We will then use that knowledge to plan out the full circuitry of a project using multiple circuits in series and parallel. Materials will be provided via mail. This is a live in person class that consists of 10 weekly 1.5 hour sessions. Best for Ages 8 to 14.

Parents must provide materials for class. Payment Plans Available: email us maroonlifelearning@gmail.com or inbox us on Facebook

NEW! African Centered Science Sound 1: Introduction to Sound

Wednesdays : 2pm – 3:30pm EST – Jan 5 – Mar 9, 2022 (10 weeks)

In African Centered Science Sound 1 we will learn how to calculate circuits. We will then use that knowledge to plan out the full circuitry of a project using multiple circuits in series and parallel. Materials will be provided via mail. This is a live in person class that consists of 10 weekly 1.5 hour sessions. Best for Ages 8 to 14.

Note: Must have at least 10 participants for class to be held . If there are not enough participants by the 1st day of class you will receive a full refund. ==


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