• Third Quarter Programs


     Grade Level 
     Program Name

    Program Description

     1st  Tiny Trekkers 
    tiny trekkers
     Imagine Being an Astronaut And Taking a Trip into Space!  That’s what young astronauts will experience during the Tiny Trekkers Program. Excitement will build as they simulate a shuttle liftoff and carry out onboard explorations.  Students work with a partner and rotate through life, earth, and/or physical science stations as they complete a variety of activities similar to those of the astronauts! Read More!
    1st Round and Round
    round and round
    Give me evidence the Earth is round! And let’s go moon hunting to explore its changing phases. Read More!

    Astin's Sky Adventure 

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      This is an original story about Astin, a boy who dreams he has been transformed into a constellation, which enables him to fly about the Solar System for a look at the planets! Read More!
    Now You See It!
    mealworm life cycle
     Come discover the world of minute objects and living creatures. But wait, some things are just too small to see without some help. What can make something bigger so you can see it? Read More!
    Ozobot Bit Computer Science Robotics Engineering

     Visiting 3rd and 4th grade students participating in the Science Center’s “Ozobot Bit Computer Science Engineering Program” will learn about coding robotic platforms as they use both visual, Ozo-Blockly and Ozo-Groove coding editors to program a miniature Ozobot robot to implement a series of fun tasks meeting specified outcome criteria.  Visiting students will also learn how to evaluate and if necessary, debug their program scripts.  Read More!
    Encounter Pluto
    Encounter pluto
     Discover Pluto’s surprising geosphere, biosphere, atmosphere and possible hydrosphere to explore mysteries of the solar system! Read More!
    Energy Systems

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     Ahoy! Let’s go exploring in the Land Down Under! Once you’ve suited up with your water gear, we’ll go deep into the ecosystem of a coral reef during your expedition. Fifth graders masquerade as an aquatic reef dweller to explore and safeguard life on a virtual reef. Read More!
    Rocket Launchers
    rocket launchers
    Launch into rocket design and engineering with this engaging STEM program!  Read More!
    Telescopes are Looking Up!

     Telescopes are looking up
     Your students become modern day Galileos when they construct and test simple telescopes. Read more . . .
     The sky is filled with stars… and galaxies. How do we find galaxies? What does their structure teach us about the universe? Read More!
    8th Seasons and Phases
    whats up
    Students will discover how observations of the sky teach us about the seasons and the causes of moon phases. Look beyond textbook diagrams and learn how to experience this information directly!  Read More!


    Expedition Mars: CLC Mission
     CLC 30th anniversary Expedition Mars
    Mars beckons! Heed the call and voyage to our neighbor world. Read more! 
    Advanced Placement

    Gel Electrophoresis




    Students will conduct an inquiry process using techniques of gel electrophoresis that will help them meet their advance placement lab requirements. Read More!