Sound Demo
Sound Demo
Questions? Ready to book? Please call (203) 372-3521 x127. Listen to observe the interaction of sound waves. Learn about pitch, volume, and the transmission of sound. Watch as lasers, slinkies, and other devices demonstrate the concept of sound. Use your …
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Don’t Try This at Home! (Demo)
Don’t Try This at Home! (Demo)
Questions? Ready to book? Please call (203) 372-3521 ext. 127 Get ready for the coolest, hottest, most explosive activities that you can imagine. Mad Scientists are welcome as we combine common sense with scientific principles and fascinating fun.
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Fly Me to the Moon Demo
Fly Me to the Moon Demo
Questions? Ready to book? Please call (203) 372-3521 ext. 127 Introduce your students to Moon/Earth differences in size, gravity, surface features, and temperature, as well as NASA spin-offs and how we travel to the Moon, in a high-energy presentation about …
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Electricity Demo
Electricity Demo
Questions? Ready to book? Please call (203) 372-3521 ext. 127 How is electricity created? Discover the differences between static and current electricity. Witness the power of lightning bolts and light bulbs illuminated without wires. Learn about new and different ways …
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Violent Weather Demo
Violent Weather Demo
Questions? Ready to book? Please call (203) 372-3521 ext. 127 What is weather? How do storms form? Why does weather get violent? Explore the causes and effects of thunder and lightning, learn about wind currents, and see how tornadoes form. …
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Gene Lab
Gene Lab
Questions? Ready to book? Please call Robin Keller at (203) 372-3521 ext. 117 Learn about the genetic code that determines our features and join us on the Dragon Reserve and Conservation Operation (DRACO) to breed your own dragon! We’ll learn …
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Chemistry Demo
Chemistry Demo
Questions? Ready to book? Please call (203) 372-3521 ext. 127 Is it science or magic? You decide! In this demonstration, explore changes of state (solids to liquids, liquids to gases), mixtures, solutions, and chemical reactions. Chemistry is all around us—come …
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Engineering for Space Demo
Engineering for Space Demo
Questions? Ready to book? Please call (203) 372-3521 ext. 127 It’s hard enough to escape the Earth’s gravitational pull and make it safely to space, but staying safe in space presents a whole new set of engineering challenges. Astronauts must …
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Light Demo
Light Demo
Questions? Ready to book? Please call (203) 372-3521 ext. 127 Learn why “without light, there is no sight.” Students will learn how the eye detects and images distant objects and perceives color, and learn to distinguish between additive and subtractive …
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Mini Meteorology Demo
Mini Meteorology Demo
Questions? Ready to book? Please call (203) 372-3521 ext. 127 What is weather? Find out about what’s cold and hot, how air has pressure, and where our precipitation comes from. See how our seasons change and learn about different kinds …
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Light & Sound Demo
Light & Sound Demo
Questions? Ready to book? Please call (203) 372-3521 ext. 127 What makes a sound louder, quieter, higher or lower? How does light help us see? This fun, participatory exploration of how we hear and see will cover sound waves, pitch, …
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Earth, Sun & Moon Demo
Earth, Sun & Moon Demo
Questions? Ready to book? Please call (203) 372-3521 ext. 127 What is the relationship between the Earth, the Sun, and the Moon? We’ll learn this, see the relative size of these three bodies, discuss relative distance, and demonstrate eclipses, craters, …
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Superpower Science Demo
Superpower Science Demo
Questions? Ready to book? Please call (203) 372-3521 ext. 127 Not all scientists wear capes. We know that superheroes and supervillains have powers that don’t exactly jive with the real world. But did you know many of the ideas behind …
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Just Like Magic Demo
Just Like Magic Demo
Questions? Ready to book? Please call (203) 372-3521 ext. 127 Balloons that don’t pop? Water that disappears immediately? Non-magnetic objects floating toward each other? It’s not magic: it’s science. We’ll break the cardinal rule of magic and reveal how it’s …
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Expedition Mars
Expedition Mars
Questions? Ready to book? Please call (203) 372-3521 ext. 127 The year is 2076. A handful of facilities have been established on Mars, including a greenhouse, a mobile geological survey base, and a centralized research habitat. The primary human habitat …
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Earth Odyssey
Earth Odyssey
Questions? Ready to book? Please call (203) 372-3521 ext. 127 This mission takes place in a futuristic time when a major coronal mass ejection (CMS) causes a burst of solar winds to blast from the Sun toward Earth. The CME …
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Mission to the Moon
Mission to the Moon
Questions? Ready to book? Please call (203) 372-3521 ext. 127 The year is 2040CE. For the first time since the last Apollo mission in 1972, man returns to the Moon. The goal of the mission is to establish a permanent …
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Great Rocket Challenge
Great Rocket Challenge
Questions? Ready to book? Please call Robin Keller at (203) 372-3521 ext. 117 Students compete in a design challenge to bid on a NASA rocket contract, complete with test launch! Plan, budget, build, and test a rocket to see which …
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Paper Bridge Challenge
Paper Bridge Challenge
Questions? Ready to book? Please call Robin Keller at (203) 372-3521 ext. 117 A bridge-building challenge? The suspension is killing us! We all know that bridges often need to carry tons of weight—literally. Your students have a challenge: using only …
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Molecule Mysteries
Molecule Mysteries
Questions? Ready to book? Please call Robin Keller at (203) 372-3521 ext. 117 What do chemists have in common with detectives? They have to look for distinct patterns in order to identify what they are observing. How can we see …
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Crime Lab
Crime Lab
Questions? Ready to book? Please call Robin Keller at (203) 372-3521 ext. 117 Your class will become a crack forensics team! We will observe the scene of a theft and learn about three suspects before testing evidence in this fun …
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Collision Course
Collision Course
Questions? Ready to book? Please call Robin Keller at (203) 372-3521 ext. 117 From cars to cosmic collisions, there’s a lot we can learn from two objects moving against each other. We’ll learn forces, motion, acceleration, and collisions through the …
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Climate Change
Climate Change
Questions? Ready to book? Please call Robin Keller at (203) 372-3521 ext. 117 We hear a lot about climate change, but what does it really mean? What causes it, why should we care, and how can we help? Students will …
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Chemical Reactions
Chemical Reactions
Questions? Ready to book? Please call Robin Keller at (203) 372-3521 ext. 117 What is a chemical reaction, and how can we test to see if a reaction has taken place? We will conduct pH tests of household substances and …
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Kitchen Chemistry
Kitchen Chemistry
Questions? Ready to book? Please call Robin Keller at (203) 372-3521 ext. 117 Can you think of a more fun way to learn about the properties of matter while practicing measurement skills than by mixing up a batch of oobleck? …
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Great Rocket Challenge
Great Rocket Challenge
Questions? Ready to book? Please call Robin Keller at (203) 372-3521 ext. 117 Students compete in a design challenge to bid on a NASA rocket contract, complete with test launch! Plan, budget, build, and test a rocket to see which …
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Electromagnets
Electromagnets
Questions? Ready to book? Please call Robin Keller at (203) 372-3521 ext. 117 Electricity—watt’s cooler than that? We’ll begin with an introduction to electricity, learning about atoms and electrons, and demonstrate the invisible force at work. Then we’ll see how …
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Ecosystems
Ecosystems
Questions? Ready to book? Please call Robin Keller at (203) 372-3521 ext. 117 What is an ecosystem exactly, and what can we expect to find there? We will begin with a discussion about plants, what they need to survive, and …
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Water You Up To?
Water You Up To?
Questions? Ready to book? Please call Robin Keller at (203) 372-3521 ext. 117 Water is all around us, and has a powerful effect on our planet. Sometimes that effect can be sudden (hurricanes, floods, mudslides, blizzards), and sometimes it can …
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Sounds Alive!
Sounds Alive!
Questions? Ready to book? Please call Robin Keller at (203) 372-3521 ext. 117 Make some noise! Hearing is the ability to perceive sound by detecting vibrations. But what is the connection between vibration and sound? We’ll use simple detectors and …
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Solar System to Go
Solar System to Go
Questions? Ready to book? Please call Robin Keller at (203) 372-3521 ext. 117 Let us take your students on a journey as they create a take-home model of our solar system. We’ll point out the coolest, hottest, and most surprising …
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Rock On!
Rock On!
Questions? Ready to book? Please call Robin Keller at (203) 372-3521 ext. 117 We’ll dig into Earth’s geological history and learn about the rock cycle and erosion. We’ll use observable features such as color, texture, and magnetism to identify 16 …
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Natural Disasters–Geology Edition!
Natural Disasters–Geology Edition!
Questions? Ready to book? Please call Robin Keller at (203) 372-3521 ext. 117 Ever heard of Pangea? We’ll go back in time to learn about the moving plates that have shaped the continents we know today. We’ll learn what happens …
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May the Force Be With You
May the Force Be With You
Questions? Ready to book? Please call Robin Keller at (203) 372-3521 ext. 117 This IS the learning lab you seek! Learn about forces and motion and how Newton’s Laws of Motion work in the everyday world. Start with an investigation …
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Map-Quest!
Map-Quest!
Questions? Ready to book? Please call Robin Keller at (203) 372-3521 ext. 117 Join us on a team-oriented adventure! We’ll discuss the importance and features of maps, and why they are so important to navigators. After making a basic map …
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Light Fantastic
Light Fantastic
Questions? Ready to book? Please call Robin Keller at (203) 372-3521 ext. 117 This lab is all about light and how we see (and don’t see) it! See what happens when colors mix, learn about forms of light, the light …
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Electrical Circuits
Electrical Circuits
Questions? Ready to book? Please call Robin Keller at (203) 372-3521 ext. 117 We use electricity all the time, but what is it really? We’ll learn how to define electricity, where it comes from, and how it works, and different …
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Advanced Egg Drop
Advanced Egg Drop
Questions? Ready to book? Please call Robin Keller at (203) 372-3521 ext. 117 You can’t engineer an omelette without breaking a few eggs. Can you figure out the best design solution for a problem? Your students will be given a …
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Weather Watchers
Weather Watchers
Questions? Ready to book? Please call Robin Keller at (203) 372-3521 ext. 117 Bring the outdoors in with this engaging lab designed to inspire your students to think about and observe weather. We’ll learn about different kinds of weather, climates, …
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Use the Force!
Use the Force!
Questions? Ready to book? Please call Robin Keller at (203) 372-3521 ext. 117 A magician never reveals their secrets…but a scientist does! Come learn about the Laws of Motion, which reveal the secrets to how all our motion works.  Use …
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Flight School
Flight School
Questions? Ready to book? Please call Robin Keller at (203) 372-3521 ext. 117 Join us for a fun lesson in the principles of flight! We’ll make paper gliders and launch pop fizz rockets and observe the different forces acting upon …
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Intro to Egg Drop
Intro to Egg Drop
Questions? Ready to book? Please call Robin Keller at (203) 372-3521 ext. 117 Keep an egg safe on its 20-foot journey to the ground? Easy. Landing safely on the ground? That can be a little bit trickier. You challenge? Design …
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Adaptations and Senses
Adaptations and Senses
Questions? Ready to book? Please call Robin Keller at (203) 372-3521 ext. 117 Most of us can name our five senses, and what they allow us to do, but did you know that animals have some senses that humans don’t? …
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Slimeology
Slimeology
Questions? Ready to book? Please call Robin Keller at (203) 372-3521 ext. 117 Ready to make a mess? Join us in discovering the magic of non-Newtonian fluids and physical changes! We'll explore different states of matter, make observations of oobleck, …
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Sink and Float Science
Sink and Float Science
Questions? Ready to book? Please call Robin Keller at (203) 372-3521 ext. 117 Why do some things float while other things sink? Your students’ challenge is to figure out what materials are best suited to make a model boat. Using …
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Rock Stars
Rock Stars
Questions? Ready to book? Please call Robin Keller at (203) 372-3521 ext. 117 Get “down to earth” as students test an assortment of rocks to classify them and learn about Earth’s geological history. Students will study features including color, texture, …
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Owl’s Dinner
Owl’s Dinner
Questions? Ready to book? Please call Robin Keller at (203) 372-3521 ext. 117 This lab is a hoot! What do animals need to survive? We will learn about habitats, and how animals make sure where they live gives them what …
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Building Blocks
Building Blocks
Questions? Ready to book? Please call Robin Keller at (203) 372-3521 ext. 117 Here's a challenge-using the same set of materials, can your students make two different objects?  In this program, they will become engineers and and try to complete …
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Sound
Sound
Questions? Ready to book? Please call Robin Keller at (203) 372-3521 ext. 117 In this fun and engaging station-based class, we’ll learn all about sound waves, how we detect them, and how instruments can demonstrate vibration and pitch change. We’ll …
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Shadow Detectives
Shadow Detectives
Questions? Ready to book? Please call Robin Keller at (203) 372-3521 ext. 117 Students explore light and shadows as they observe patterns of the Sun. Students will investigate how different materials interact with light and play a game to see …
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