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Virtual Visits

Virtual Science Labs apps aid chronically ill students

NYSCI’s Digital Learning team are currently taking their signature Virtual Visits remote learning to a whole new level. With generous support from The New York Community Trust, NYSCI has been able to develop a series of virtual Science Labs that incorporate Android and iOS based apps to simulate…

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Digital Making Studio & Maker Space Programs

Participate in extended workshops that enable you to experiment with various materials, tools and technologies.

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Big Science Days

Bring NYSCI to your school or district-wide event for a Big Science Day. Each Big Science Day includes six STEM-related, floor or tabletop activities facilitated by NYSCI staff for rotating groups of up to 300 – 400 participants. All activity materials are provided. Fee: $5,000…

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Scientific Inquiry as a Time Machine

In late May, 20 high school students spent a Saturday at NYSCI conducting hands-on activities for museum visitors. Activities included a self-inflating balloon, dry ice bubbles, elephant toothpaste and more. The event was part of an apprenticeship program with ExpandEd called Scientific Inquiry as a…

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Design Lab Activities

NEW: Enhance your field trip with a Design Lab Activity Session Design Lab, a new permanent exhibition consisting of distinct “pods”, will allow students to engage in activities, experiments and challenges that provide a deeper understanding of engineering and the design process. Design Lab encourages…

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Chronoleap is now ready to download!

Remember when NYSCI had a bunch of extinct technologies out for hands-on display during our Summer Chronoleap: technolution event? Now the beta version of Chronoleap is ready to download along with a stack of free games that will transport you into a virtual version of the 1964/65…

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Science Outreach

Can’t come to us? We can come to you! Enrich your classroom and after-school programming by incorporating hands-on science activities performed by NYSCI Instructors. Each outreach session is designed to provide an interactive age-appropriate science experience that meets the New York City Science Scope and…

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Virtual Visit Guide

The following is a Virtual Visit guideline to help ensure that the program is of the highest quality possible. Review these suggestions and share them with your students prior to the day of your scheduled Virtual Visit.   What to do prior to a Virtual…

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Virtual Visits

Visit and interact with NYSCI from your school or learning center using a variety of videoconferencing technologies. The Virtual Visit will connect your class with our NYSCI educators, providing a rich, interactive science learning experience. A Virtual Visit Program consists of exploration of selected NYSCI…

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