Facilitated hands-on programs right in your classroom!
Let us bring the Museum to you! Enjoy hands-on Classroom Programs, large-scale Assembly Programs, or exciting Science Fun Festivals! An additional mileage fee will be added for roundtrip travel for all programs. Must book a minimum of two (2) programs.
Classroom Outreach Programs
SUGGESTED GRADES PRE K-2
Students will play the role of paleontologist as they examine the fossils of dinosaurs and other ancient animals.
Examine the anatomy of insects and other bugs using live creatures! Students will explore the fascinating behaviors of these creepy, crawly inhabitants of the natural world and discover how these animals impact our lives and the world around us.
SUGGESTED GRADES K-6
Students will explore electricity by building circuits, testing for conductors and insulators, and experiment with our Van de Graaff static electricity generator.
Intrigued by messy fun and crazy concoctions? Students will experiment with slimy science, static electricity and chemical reactions in this hands-on program. An available sink is required for this program.
SUGGESTED GRADES 3-8
Analyze evidence and clues to help solve a crime! Using the scientific method, students will examine the properties of matter, classify fingers prints and use the science of chromatography.
SUGGESTED GRADES 5-12
Comparative Anatomy Dissections
Deconstruct and investigate body systems. Choose from the Museum’s wide selection of specimens and give students a unique, hands-on experience where they’ll analyze how structure relates to function and evolution. Additional lab fees apply. Book a minimum of 4 weeks in advance.
Classroom Outreach Pricing
$100 per classroom
$85 per additional program on same day
$150 per classroom
$100 per additional program on same day
An additional mileage fee will be added for round trip travel.
Must book a minimum of two (2) programs.
**Notes program can also be done as Assembly Program.
Capacity & Program Length
Due to the hands-on and interactive nature of our programs and to ensure the best possible quality experience, we ask that you respect our class size limits. An additional fee of $85 (daytime) or $100 (evening/weekend) will be added if limits are exceeded.
Limit: 20 students
All Other Grades:
Limit: 30 students