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Preschool Science Series

Engage your young scientist in science-related learning with the Preschool Science Series!

Through interactive stories and hands-on exploration, children learn about science, as well as language, problem solving and social skills.

$10 per child (ages 3+)

$8 for members.

Space is limited.

Reservations required by the Friday prior to class date.

Call 314.289.4424.

One adult per 4 children required.

Monday and Tuesday classes are located in the GROW meeting room on the first floor near the entrance to GROW.

Super Sun
Learn about the power of the sun and its impact on our lives.

Monday, August 14
Tuesday, August 15


Marvelous Moon
The moon is a familiar object in the night sky. Learn about its features and create an artistic model of the moon to take home.

Monday, August 21
Tuesday, August 22


Space Explorer
Imagine possibilities for space exploration and build a model of your idea.

Monday, August 28
Tuesday, August 29


What is a Paleontologist?

Learn about the tools paleontologists use and try them out as you dig for fossils.

Monday, September 11

Tuesday, September 12


Fascinating Fossils

Discover different kinds of fossils and their unique features.

Monday, September 18

Tuesday, September 19


Chomp, Stomp, Roar

Explore dinosaur adaptations and how they were helpful to dinosaurs.

Monday, September 25

Tuesday, September 26


Make Music

Craft instruments using everyday materials, then get moving and join in the band!

Monday, October 9

Tuesday, October 10


Germs!

What are germs and why are they so icky?  Learn how to protect yourself, and what to do if germs get the best of you.

Monday, October 16

Tuesday, October 17


Healthy You

How do you measure up?  Learn about what makes you unique, and record your findings in a personalized health journal.

Monday, October 23

Tuesday, October 24


Cooking Chemistry

There’s a scientist in the kitchen…and they’re cooking up something good!  Use science and math to create favorite recipes.

Monday, November 13

Tuesday, November 14


Camouflage

Hidden in plain sight, learn about camouflage and the expert animals who use it every day.

Monday, November 20

Tuesday, November 21


Cartography

How to get from here to there?  Unlock the codes with maps and map making.

Monday, November 27

Tuesday, November 28


Color Mixing

What happens when one color is mixed with another?  Do simple chemistry experiments to learn about change.

Monday, December 4

Tuesday, December 5


Electricity and Magnets

How does a light turn on, and what gives it power?  Try a simple electricity experiment to find out more.  Test the power of a magnet through hands-on activities.

Monday, December 11

Tuesday, December 12


Simple Machines

Build and play with simple machines, and create one to take home!

Monday, December 18

Tuesday, December 19

Saturday classes are located in the GROW Pavilion classroom in the GROW exhibit.

Super Sun
Learn about the power of the sun and its impact on our lives.
Saturday, August 19


Fascinating Fossils

Discover different kinds of fossils and their unique features.

Saturday, September 23


Make Music

Craft instruments using everyday materials, then get moving and join in the band!

Saturday, October 14


Healthy You

How do you measure up?  Learn about what makes you unique, and record your findings in a personalized health journal.

Saturday, November 4

Thursday classes are located in the GROW meeting room on the first floor near the entrance to GROW.

 

Super Sun
Learn about the power of the sun and its impact on our lives.
Thursday, August 10

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