Let us bring big science to your littlest learners! Choose from a variety of programs providing hands-on science learning in a host of eligible content areas.
Our 30-minute assembly programs can accommodate up to 200 students per showing. Topics include air and wind, and bugs.
Fee: $375; $175 for each repeat program.
Content themes: Properties of matter, Force and Motion, Weather and Climate
How do we know the air is there? Is anything lighter than air? Investigate these questions and be blown away by our amazing air and wind devices.
Content themes: Vibration, Instrument Form and Function, Comparing Sounds
Does an animal make a high sound or a low sound? How can we make our guitar sound louder? Explore the sounds all around you, and make some noise yourself.
Each fun 45-minute program is designed to give up to 30 students the chance to expand on eligible content themes with engaging hands-on activities.
Fee: $125 for each program. Single programs available June-March. 2-program minimum April & May
Content themes: Biology, Form and Function
Explore how your amazing body works by using role-playing, teamwork, and interactive play!
Content themes: Math, Counting, and Comparing
Help Peg and Cat, the lovable duo from the PBS KIDS series Peg + Cat, solve everyday math problems and save the day!
Developed in partnership with
Content themes: Properties of Water, Bodies of Water, Force and Motion
Explore real-world concepts as you make a splash with water play!
Content themes: Chemistry, Properties of Matter
Explore the ‘S’ in STEM (science) with amazing bubbles and bubble blowers.
Content themes: Technology: Influence of Emerging Technologies
What is a robot and what does it do? Learn about the ‘T’ in STEM (technology) as you interact with some robots!
This project is produced in partnership with Spark, a program of The Sprout Fund
Content themes: Physics: Force and Motion
Tackle the 'E' in STEM (engineering) as you build your own ramp, then test how far your ball can roll!
Content themes: Biology: Form and Function
Investigate insect parts and behavior through song and dance, and make bug antennae to take home.
Content themes: Five Senses, Fine Motor Skills, Scientific Observation, Properties of Matter
Children will sing, dance, and participate in dramatic play to practice their popping skills – popping bubbles, popping bubble wrap, pretending to pop popcorn, and more!
Fee: $125 per program; each program includes two 30‑minute sessions
Two-program minimum in April and May
Up to 15 children per program, children ages 0-3 years
A portable planetarium? Digital technology makes it possible to bring planetarium programs to your school! Each 45-minute presentation can accommodate 30 students.
Fee: $240 for two programs; $120 for each repeat program
Content themes: Earth and Space, Origin and Evolution of the Universe
Made possible by PNC Foundation
This ready-to-go package is perfect for school carnivals or family events. Up to 150 people can enjoy multiple table-top activities with hands-on science exploration. Families can experience STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, Math) activity stations that will take roughly 45 minutes to complete.
Fee: $400 for two hours of activity time
Requirements: 10-12 volunteers to monitor tables. Training will take place 30 minutes before event.