Adventures in Science
Archaeology: Unearth the Past (Grades 1/2 and Grades 3/4/5)
November 3, 2014 - December 15, 2014
From long-lost cities to hidden temples, for most of human history people have been curious about those who came before. Unearth the past as you learn the techniques and tools used by scientists to excavate sites and analyze the objects left behind from past cultures. Explore the Museum’s halls as you search for cultural treasures and learn what it would have been like to live in the past.
Grades 1 and 2
Three Mondays: November 3, 10, 17
Time: 4:30–6 pm
Note: This caregiver-child workshop is structured to provide a unique opportunity for caregiver-child teams to experience science at the Museum and learn together. Each child must be accompanied by one adult. Only a registered child and his/her caregiver may attend with no additional guests.
Grades 3, 4 and 5
Three Mondays: December 1, 8, 15
Time: 4:30–6 pm
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