We offer two-hour programs for 4-6 grade that include a one-hour guided discovery of the exhibit hall and one-hour of experiments in the tech lab.
Cost: $4.50 per student. Minimum charges apply to groups smaller than 10.
Electron Flow Discover what electricity is, how it flows through circuits, and how important it is in our daily lives. Measure the brightness and energy consumption of various light bulbs to determine the best energy- conserving choices for the home. Find out more.
Elements of Waste Explore what is in our trash by determining the elements found in our food, paper, plastic, cell phones and other discarded items. Study the Periodic Table of Elements and learn to make smart choices when using and disposing of items. Find out more.
H2Own Saving water is important to all living things. Explore where our water comes from, how much we have to share and ways to conserve water in your home. Students will explore hands-on ways to make changes in their everyday lives to become more water efficient. Find out more.
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Keepin' it Clean The health of our watershed is affected by how we live. Learn how water flows throughout the region and the types of pollutants commonly found there. Investigate water pollution crime scenes using scientific inquiry and testing equipment. Find out more.