Experiences

Add an Experience to your class visit! It’s 25-30 minute introductory session that focuses on scientific behaviors and hands-on learning.


Schedule an Experience during your visit!

 

School-Age Experiences

Biospheres

Build on your physical science lessons with an exploration of plants, photosynthesis, and carbon and water cycles by creating your own self-contained biome!

Fee: $2.00

Circuit Builders

Alter the path of an electron, explore power sources, and investigate the difference between series and parallel circuit with Snap Circuits!

Fee: $1.00

Force & Motion

Gain a deeper understanding of motion, speed, acceleration, gravity, and force through a challenge that puts students in control of the variables to test, manipulate, and measure results!

Fee: $1.00

Light

Identify sources of light and explore concepts of reflection and refraction for a full spectrum experience!

Fee: $2.00

Slime

Discover how molecules interact in solids, liquids, and gasses demonstrating physical and chemical changes before your eyes while making your own bag of slime!

Fee: $2.00

Static Electricity (Only available September – April annually)

Experiment with static electricity and explore conductors, insulators, circuits, currents, and more with our Van de Graff generator in a hair-raising experience!

Fee: $1.00

 

Pre-School Workshops (Ages 5 and younger)

Force & Motion Jr.

Explore the science of gravity through playful experimentation with ramps, balls, and more!

Fee: $1.00

Magnets, Jr.

Compare magnets with familiar materials to investigate the properties and forces of magnetism!

Fee: $1.00

 

 

Workshops

Enhance your class visit with a hands-on Workshop! It’s 45 minutes of highly immersive learning time that focuses on strengthening content comprehension.


Schedule a Workshop during your visit!

 

School-Age Workshops

Tectonic Plates & Landforms

Get hands-on with tectonic plates! Explore how their movement affects Earth's many landforms.

Fee: $3.00

Engineering Design Challenge

Engage in the design process and experiment with iterations of a device you create to achieve maximum success in an engineering challenge!

Fee: $3.00

Paper Circuits Workshop

Explore complexities of switches and paths of electricity while creating your own unique paper circuit.

Fee: $3.00

Magnets: Forces & Interactions

Learn about magnetic poles, fields, and interactions, and see how magnets attract or repel other magnets!

Fee: $3.00

 

Pre-School Workshops (Ages 5 and younger)

Chemistry Reactions

Explore states of matter and discover the mysteries of chemistry with color, reactions, and eruptions! 

Fee: $2.00