KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Save the date! One of FOX 4′s favorite community events, School Day at the K is set for Thursday, May 7, and we want thousands of kids, parents and educators there for the science-fun!

The largest educational field trip in Kansas City gets started at 8:30 a.m. that day when the gates open to all participating schools.

School DayOur first meteorology lesson on the field is scheduled for 10:00 a.m. FOX 4 Chief Meteorologist Mike Thompson, along with fellow meteorologists Joe Lauria, Karli Ritter and Michelle Bogowith will entertain and educate the crowd with their experiments.

School Day at the K is full of cheering and mini-explosions and laughter and game-playing!  And then the fun continues when the K.C. Royals take on the Cleveland Indians.

Immediately following the School Day at the K weather show, head out to LOT J, where some of FOX 4’s familiar faces will be meeting and greeting viewers and kids and signing autographs.

Meet: Mark Alford, Loren Halifax, Abby Eden, Susan Hiland, Joe Lauria, Rob Collins, Mary Pulley, Jason Lamb and Al Wallace.

For more information or to purchase tickets, please call (816) 504-4040, option 4, or visit www.royals.com/schoolday.

Click here for the FOX 4 Weather Questions for the classroom (or just for fun!)