Monday marked our first day of Summer Youth Classes at the Museum! Children entering grades K – 5 visited the Museum for an afternoon full of hands-on activities and educational fun! Our first session of classes included:
- Exploring Earth’s Ecosystems
- Budding Botanists
- Amazing Stargazing
- Let’s Go A-Viking
- Worldly Builders
- Cloudy With A Chance Of…???
We walked around and snapped some great photos of the kids in action:
Check out that black tipped reef shark!
Our future botanists coloring some water lillies
Vikings building their long-houses
Using branches to make their houses
Make those houses secure!
Getting ready to watch their water lillies bloom
Are they opening?
I see a green lily!
Future engineers building some great structures
What famous building are you re-creating?
Making a beautiful sea scene
Our sea creatures are bioluminescent!
Cloudy With A Chance of...?? Lightening?
What happens in the water cycle?
Creating cool constellations
What does the Big Dipper look like?
What's the name of your constellation?
Sea scene and whale habitat complete!
Building the Great Pyraminds
The first day was a lot of fun, can’t wait to see what tomorrow will bring!