Grades 3-5

Programs

Adventures in Science

Workshop, Camp

Adventures in Science

Multi-day and weeklong science immersions for children in grades pre-K - 5 that introduce them to a wide variety of scientific disciplines through thought-provoking, hands-on investigations and interactive tours of Museum exhibits.

Discovery Room

Permanent Exhibition

Discovery Room

Want to help unearth a fossil or play hide and seek with animals in a boabab tree? Families, especially children 5-12, can experience a hands-on gateway to the science behind the Museum.

Celebrate Culture!

Cultural Program

Celebrate Culture!

Celebrate Culture! is a family-friendly series of day-long programs about contemporary cultures from around the world.

AMNH Science Alliance Program

Student Program

AMNH Science Alliance Program

A unique 3-year science enrichment program designed for middle school students interested in learning about a wide variety of scientific topics through hands on investigations. 

Sackler Educational Laboratory

Family Program, Programs and Events, Educator Materials, Research

Sackler Educational Laboratory

Step into the state-of-the-art Sackler Educational Laboratory, located in the Spitzer Hall of Human Origins, every Saturday and Sunday, for hands-on activities led by scientists.

AMNH Lang Science Program

Student Program

AMNH Lang Science Program

7-year program of hands-on science exploration and behind-the-scenes adventure for middle and high school students in New York City.

Family Series

Family Program

Family Series

Programs for families with children ages 4 to 11 that runs from October to June that include audience participation and hands-on activities.

Nature Walks

Programs and Events

Nature Walks

Observe the vibrant migration of birds in Central Park and other nature walks hosted by the Museum.

Resources

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What's This? Sensing

How do organisms learn about their surroundings? Take a look at some of the extraordinary ways that animals experience the world around them.

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What's This? Staying Safe

One of the keys to survival is staying safe, especially from predators. Discover some of the amazing ways that organisms have evolved to keep from being eaten.

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What's This? Feeding

All living things need nutrients, which provide energy. Explore some surprising ways that organisms get the food that they need.

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