Start here to create an editable and printable document that outlines your field trip itinerary, learning goals, student questions, etc.
a. Below, filter Museum offerings by grade level and learning goal.
b. Select up to 4 offerings to add to your field trip guide. Your selections will be shown on the right.
c. Click the "Get Your Guide" button.
The following activity sheets match one or more of your selections.
Heat, light, sound, elecromagnetism and more--all are forms of energy. Experiment with energy as it transfers, transforms, and does work!
Explore the sights, sounds, and the amazing results of energy! Observe and predict how energy changes from one form to another.
Travel through the solar system and beyond in a tour of our stellar neighborhood. With a live presenter as a guide, these highly interactive programs incorporate student questions and audience feedback to drive the program, selecting specific objects for exploration.
Explore our beautiful solar system and its thousands of varied worlds — the Sun, planets, moons, and newly discovered objects that are changing the way we view our neighborhood in space. With a live presenter as a guide, these highly interactive programs incorporate student questions and audience feedback to drive the program, selecting specific objects for exploration.
See how a rocket car, exploding paper, or even a simple bowling ball can dramatically demonstrate relations between mass, velocity, acceleration, and force as described by Newton's Laws of Motion.
Famed storm chaser and award-winning giant screen filmmaker Sean Casey takes you on a dramatic journey to places where few have gone before! Destinations include the edge of a 300-foot-tall calving glacier in Alaska, the front lines of massive wildfires in the Western United States, and directly in the path of deadly (yet mesmerizing) tornadoes in the plains. Also, follow the men and women on the forefront of climate research and the everyday heroes who put their lives on the line to help us understand and adapt to our ever-changing weather.
Discover how to make predictions about the way objects move. Large scale demonstrations show how forces govern the world around us.
Join a Museum educator for a variety of hands-on investigations. The activity of the day may range from investigating the chemical and biological factors of river ecology to exploring the natural history of the Greater Boston area.
Immerse yourself in the natural beauty and exquisite strangeness of this awesome, bizarre, and vibrant living world.
The Hall of Human Life aims to revolutionize how people understand their own biology by investigating how humans change over time in our dynamic environments. Designed to highlight breakthroughs in biology and biotechnology, the components within the Hall of Human Life will spark curiosity about innovations in the life sciences and help Museum visitors build thinking skills to make informed choices.
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