The Museum offers a range of ECE professional development programs designed to strengthen your science expertise and help you better integrate hands-on science activities throughout your classroom. These face-to-face programs feature special access to Museum resources.
Generous support of the Museum’s Teacher Programs Department provided by AJL Charitable Foundation, Agilent Technologies Foundation, BBVA Compass, The Boeing Company, SCFD, and Xcel Energy.
For practicing PreK to grade 1 teachers
Saturday, October 18, 2014
Join us for an inquiry approach to science that includes playful exploration, literacy connections, and hands-on center and lesson ideas to use in your classroom tomorrow.
Friday, November 7, 2014
Observe, explore, and investigate changing states of matter for a variety of common classroom sensory materials, with a focus on water and how it relates to observable weather changes.
For practicing Pre-K to grade 1 teachers
Saturday, December 6, 2014
Make physical science fun and engaging for children through exploration and investigations of how forces work and playful building design.
For practicing Pre-K to grade 1 teachers.
Friday, February 20, 2015
Children are curious about rocks, so where do you begin the conversation and how do you answer all their questions?
Friday, March 13, 2015
Insects may be little, but their colors and patterns are anything but! Explore how insects use color to hide, surprise and attract.