Science Sleuths lets children become little scientists as they study evidence, make predictions, and test their hypotheses with the guidance of a Museum educator or local professional. Programming takes place approximately every other Wednesday from 2:30 – 3:30 p.m.
Before a building, park, or road is constructed, a survey of the land is completed by engineers and architects to make sure it’s a good place to build. Become part of the crew as we survey Habitat Park for the best place to construct.October 9, October 23: DIY Water Filter
Don’t throw away that 2-liter plastic bottle! Learn how to repurpose it into a water filter.November 6, November 20: pH Art
How do we know if something is acidic or basic? Let’s explore the pH scale through painting.December 4, December 18: Blubber Hands
Come experience how mammals that live in very cold temperatures stay warm.
- Bubbleology Lesson: Have you ever looked closely at the different colors of a bubble? Let’s explore the science (and fun) of bubbles!
- Slime Factory Lesson: Roll up your sleeves, join in the mess, and explore the effects of temperature on slime!
- Fossils, Rocks, and More Lesson: Attention all mini geologists and paleontologists! Use your senses to investigate trilobite-fish fossils, and rocks.
- Waxy Business Lesson: Write or draw a secret message to a loved one or friend and discover the science behind decoding them.
- Zoom in, Zoom out Lesson: Join us as we look for biodiversity in our own backyard. We are going to take a closer look at the earth around us in our neighborhood.