Pre-school PS Creatures
Learn all about animals and animal families. Make different animal sounds and noises. Discover why animals have different types of coverings, and feel fur, feathers, and scales. Make your very own animal mask to take home!
Rawwwr! Get ready to work as a paleontologist by participating in a mini dinosaur dig! Learn the differences between meat eating and plant eating animals and look at some dinosaur teeth up close!
Find out all about butterflies – where they come from, stages of their growth and how they eat. Children get make their own butterfly bracelets to take home during this workshop!
Learn all about our fine feathered friends and take an up close look at birds. Discover how to match bird mates, see what eggs are produced by which species, learn how a bird’s beak is a tool and how to identify different bird’s songs. Take home bird warblers to practice your bird songs at home!
Get down and dirty learning all about worms! Get up close with a magnifying glass and explore the lives and habitats of our friend, the worm
Sea, Sand and Surf
Explore the science of the sea and learn about what sand is made from, how shells are used by animals for protection and what animals live in the ocean. Make your own ocean bottle to take home.
Discover what owls eat and identify the bones they leave behind! Take apart pellets to see what an owl cannot digest!
Pre-School PS World
Learn all about chemistry by mixing stuff together. Make volcanoes explode and make colors explode and have a bang-up good time!
Water is more complicated than it looks! Learn all about the different properties of water and experiment with floating, sinking, absorption and so much more!
Explore the 3 states of matter. Turn water into ice in 30 seconds, build a giant bubbling potion, carbonate plain drinking water and create the same awesome smoke illusions used in the movies!
Create a cloud in a bottle and make it rain inside! Learn all about the water cycle and weather patterns and design your very own windsock to take home!
Pre-School PS People
Discover what makes a healthy meal and why you need to keep eating fruits and vegetables to grow strong!
Meet Mr. Bones and learn about muscles and body systems! Children explore and learn about the basic functions of the human body through hands-on activities!
Taste & Smell
Yummy and Yuck! Join us for a journey through your taste buds and sense of smell. Students will create their very own scented pictures to take home.
Whiz, boom, bang! What is the science behind the sounds all around you? Experiment with a wave motion model and a twirling tube to understand sound waves. Learn about everyday materials that make special effects noises in the movies and will watch, and hear a bee buzz above your head.
Keep in Touch
Understand the world with your sense of touch. Can you meet the challenge of identifying a variety of objects using only their sense of touch? Recognize that some objects are safe to touch and others are not.