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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.
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The following activity sheets match one or more of your selections.
Learn about the amazing science behind light and color. Find a series of fun-house mirrors that play tricks with your reflection. Have fun with your shadows by freezing them on the wall or changing their colors. Explore the many different effects that light and color can create.
Matt Damon stars as Mark Watney, an astronaut stranded on Mars, who must utilize his scientific ingenuity to reunite with his crewmates in a daring, if not impossible, rescue mission.
Go on an extraordinary adventure this holiday season! When a doubting young boy takes an extraordinary train ride to the North Pole, he embarks on a journey of self-discovery that shows him that the wonder of life never fades for those who believe.
Interesting rocks from interesting places! Petrified wood from Arizona, Egyptian granite, and our own Roxbury puddingstone are just some of the rock stars that can be found in this outdoor exhibit, where you and your students can take a tour of the world just by strolling through.
Climb inside our Apollo Space Capsule and listen to the launch countdown. Check out models of the Mercury capsule and lunar module. See a rock that astronauts brought back from their trip to the Moon.
Trains, boats, and a real-life steam engine! Explore the history of transportation, as you observe actual machines and realistic replicas alike.
Discover the diversity of exoplanets—the thousands of planets orbiting stars beyond the Sun—and how we find them, in the search for the ultimate goal: an Earth-like world outside of our Solar System!
In the "Virtual Fish Tank®" students select attributes and behaviors for their fish, launch their creations into the tank, then see how a few simple choices result in complex behaviors and patterns for a whole group of fish. Probability will help you decide how often something is likely to happen or not.
Discover molten worlds and exploding craters in this adrenaline-filled, immersive experience that takes you to various hotspots.
Discover how air, water, and temperature combine to create the atmospheric conditions we call "weather."
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