Home School program
HOME SCHOOL CLASSES 2019 – 2020
Explore the world of Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) in the Museum of Discovery and Science’s homeschool classes. Students in grades 3-5 from the local homeschool community can attend sessions designed to complement homeschool science curriculums and make homeschooling more convenient, interactive and engaging for your family.
Check-in: 9:45 a.m.
Classes: 10 a.m. – 12 p.m.
Cost: $15 per person
Parents should register and attend with their child(ren).
SAVE $10 Purchase THREE class dates before September 9, and pay ONLY $35 per person.
To Register, please call 954.713.0930 or email [email protected]
Homeschool Class Dates:
Life Up Close September 16, 2019
Much of the living world is too small to be seen with the human eye. Students will use magnifying glasses, microscopes and edible diagrams to better understand what life looks like up close.
Fly Zone in the Makerspace October 21, 2019
It’s a bird… it’s a plane… it’s a rocket! Let’s blast off and learn about propulsion and force by making and engineering several items, which can be launched within the classroom.
Power On! November 18, 2019
Build up your electrons for a shocking experience! Explore different types of energy and see how electrons create electricity. Students will light up the room with bright experiments.
Bot Me Up in the Makerspace January 27, 2020
Have you ever wondered how robots work? Have you ever wanted to see if you can make one yourself? Students will create, program and draw with a robot in the new Makerspace!
STEAM DAY February 24, 2020
Let’s add the “Art” into STEM to have one STEAM-y fun day. Students will push the limits of creativity as we explore dirty, messy and colorful science.
Engineering and Design March 16, 2020
Ready, Set … Go! Students will investigate the design process, be introduced to a variety of careers in engineering and will get their competitive juices flowing with a rollercoaster, bridge and tower building competition.
Investigating What is Inside of Me April 20, 2020
Delve into the world of human biology using hands-on activities to learn about how our bodies work and what makes us all different from each other. Provided by GlaxoSmithKlineCurriculum.
Climate Change: Past, Present and Future May 18, 2020
Our planet and climate are continually moving and changing. Students will investigate the past and future of climate change, the greenhouse effect, global weather disruptions, and what humans are doing to step up climate resiliency.