January 16th, 2023: Christa’s Lost Lessons
Christa McAuliffe was chosen to be the first teacher in space, but due to the Challenger space shuttle disaster, she did not film the science lessons in space as planned. Join us in celebrating Christa’s gift of teaching through the lessons she designed. Topics include chromatography, effervescence, liquids in microgravity, Newton’s law, and more.
February 20th, 2023: Animal Adaptations
Activities may include learning about how animals adapt to their habitats, making custom trading cards for real life animals, dashing through a prehistoric obstacle course using robots, and more.
March 13th, 2023: Aviation Investigators
Activities may include watching Wings Over Water in IMAX 3D, Q&A with local flight experts, piloting a drone, and more.
March 14th, 2023: Pi Day Palooza!
Activities may include watching Fantastic Fractals in the Downtown Digital Dome, making crafts using cool math tricks, creating fractals in Minecraft, playing PI trivia, and more.
March 15th, 2023: Coding for Kids
Activities may include coding with food using Makey Makey’s, creating animations using Scratch, drawing with Dashbots, and more.
March 16th, 2023: Super Pups!
Activities may include watching Superpower Dogs in IMAX 3D, learning how dogs evolved from wolves, completing scavenger hunts using the same science that gives dogs their abilities, and more.
March 17th, 2023: Science of Luck
Activities may include learning the math behind games of chance and “lucky streaks”, exploring the odds of finding a four-leaf clover, playing Bingo, and more!
March 20th, 2023: Brain Science
Activities may include learning the different parts of your brain and how they function, Q&A with a Neuroscientist, explore perception tests, make your own fidget toys, and more.
April 7th, 2023: Super Structures
Activities may include watching Dream Big in IMAX 3D, learning the physics of building bridges, building tall structures using limited resources and budgets, exploring the history and future of mega structures across the globe, and more.