Museum of Science, Boston
Shipwrecked!Add to list Details
In this activity, learners are challenged to design and build the tools they need to survive being shipwrecked on a deserted island.
Ships Ahoy!Add to list Details
The goal of this activity is to design the fastest sailboat or one that carries the most treasure.
Animal Guess WhoAdd to list Details
In this game, learners take turns guessing toy animals from around their house based on the toy's characteristics.
Constellation ScopeAdd to list Details
In this activity, young learners explore the basic shapes of constellations by making their own scope out of a cardboard tube and paper with pinpricks.
Acids & BasesAdd to list Details
In this activity, learners test the pH of safe liquids available at home by creating a pH indicator from mashed blueberries.
Aviary ArchitectAdd to list Details
In this activity, learners are challenged to design, build and test a birdhouse that will stay cool in the sun.
Water on the Move: Wind and WavesAdd to list Details
In this simple activity, learners explore ocean waves. To find out if water moves forward toward the shore, learners create waves in a simulated ocean (small aquarium tank of water).
Outdoor ExplorersAdd to list Details
In this activity, young learners go on a walk with caregivers and use their senses to observe nature with the help of scavenger hunt sheet.
Copter EngineeringAdd to list Details
In this activity, learners engineer a paper helicopter that spins to the ground when dropped.
Whirling WindmillsAdd to list Details
In this activity, learners are challenged to design and construct a windmill to harness the power of wind.