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Choose from a spectacular, fulldome show in state-of-the-art Sudekum Planetarium; hands-on, interactive, science exhibits; or one of our award-winning programs like daily Science Live! demonstrations, 3D Printing Workshops, ScienceQuest Camps, Science Cafes, and other special events.

  800 Fort Negley Blvd., Nashville, TN 37203

 OPEN DAILY: Mon-Sun,10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
 CLOSED: Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Eve Day, Christmas Day, and March 30, 2019 for MAD Bash

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K - Grade 2

KINDERGARTEN - GRADE 2

DEMONSTRATIONS & LEARNING LABS

Enhance your field trip with an exciting 25-minute demonstration developed and presented by our staff of Science Educators. All of our demonstrations involve content designed to match the Tennessee Science Grade Level Expectations (GLEs). These demonstrations are bound to get your students thinking, exploring, laughing and learning!

Demonstration Cost: $2 per student; $2 per additional chaperone (space permitting)
 

Get hands-on with an innovative, interactive 50-minute STEM learning lab! Like our demonstrations, all of our STEM Learning Labs involve content designed to match the Tennessee Science Grade Level Expectations (GLEs).

STEM Learning Lab Cost: $4 per student; $4 per additional chaperone (space permitting)


Current Program Offerings (2018-19)

LIVE DEMONSTRATIONS

LIFE ON EARTH

What makes life possible on Earth? The Sun! Students investigate living vs. non-living things and natural vs. man-made materials to draw conclusions about energy and biodiversity on Earth. (Capacity: 75 | Length: 25 minutes)
Science Standards: K.LS1.1, K.LS1.2, 1.LS2.3

MATTER MATTERS

You think snow and ice are cold? Wait until you get up close and personal with liquid nitrogen at -321°F! Find out how the properties of matter change when heat energy is drastically added or taken away. Non-refundable materials fee of $30 per program required. (Capacity: 75 | Length: 25 minutes)
Science Standards: K.PS1.2, 3.PS1.1


STEM LEARNING LABS

PRIMARY PHYSICAL FORCES

Students make observations and test hypotheses about magnetism, gravity, static electricity, and vibrations and sound. (Capacity: 30 | Length: 60 minutes)
Science Standards: 2.PS2.1, 2.PS2.2, 2.PS2.3, 3.PS2.1, 3.PS2.2, 3.PS3.3

PROTECT YOUR POLLINATORS

Students will be asked to identify the parts of a plant. Students will learn how to identify what a pollinator is, and what it does to help the plant. Students will also identify that plants and pollinators have a symbiotic relationship and have adapted together. Lastly students will get to observe pollinators in their natural environment. (Capacity: 75 | Length: 50 minutes)
Science Standards: K.LS3.1, 1.LS1, 1.LS2, 2.LS2

WEATHER WATCHERS

Step into the role of a meteorologist and learn all the tips and tricks of what it takes to be a great weather watcher. Students will investigate what it means to be severe-weather safe and explore tools used by meteorologists. (Capacity 30 | Length 50 minutes)
Science Standards: K.ESS2.1, K.ESS3.2, K.ETS2.1, 1.ETS2.1, 2.ESS2.1

SQUID DISSECTION

Inspect the unique internal and external features of a squid and draw conclusions about the adaptations of this ocean dwelling invertebrate. A non-refundable lab deposit of $50 is required. (Capacity: 30 | Length: 50 minutes)
Science Standards: 2.LS1.1

Call (615) 862-5177 or email reservations@adventuresci.org to reserve, or submit a request»

800 Fort Negley Blvd. Nashville, TN 37203
615-862-5160
Hours: 10:00am - 5:00pm
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