Family Science Adventures
Share the wonder and excitement of scientific discovery in hands-on workshops for the whole family. Children and their grown-ups will explore the world around them through creative art projects and innovative science experiments. To register or for more information, call 718-699-0005 ext. 341 or email email@example.com. Scholarships are available.
Family Science Adventures for Children with Autism Spectrum Disorder
Join us for hands-on science experiments and sensory-rich art projects in workshops specially designed for young children, ages 3 – 5, with Autism Spectrum Disorder and their parents and siblings.
Current workshops include:
Wheels! (Workshop Full)
March 14, 10:30 am – noon
March 28, 10:30 am – noon
April 18, 10:30 am – noon
April 25, 10:30 am – noon
These free workshops provide opportunities to enjoy family time at the museum in a welcoming, safe and understanding environment, allow parents to network with one another, and help families discover the wonder of science learning together.
Family Science Adventures for kids with differences include a small teacher to student ratio as students practice focusing/concentration, social cognition, collaboration/teamwork, listening/comprehension skills and more. Our trained educators are nurturing, caring, patient and interested in working with kids with differences. Each workshop is limited to 10 children on the spectrum. Workshops include a snack break with a healthy, diet restriction-conscious snack.
Registration is required.