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New York Hall of Science

Fall Make Academy Begins

Thirty 5th and 6th graders are gathering today at NYSCI to experiment, design, build and invent at Make Academy. The fall after-school program runs weekly until mid-December and also includes a session for 7th and 8th graders. Students will take items apart to see how…

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SciPlay Squad (Grades 6–8)

Join SciPlay Squad and become a Junior Designer in this after-school program for grades 6–8. Free; advance registration required.

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SciPlay Information Request

Are you a teacher? Student? Parent? Researcher? SciPlay has a range of projects and resources centered around play and playful STEM learning. Fill out the information request to find out more. 

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After School Science Resources for Educators

NYSCI provides training for after school educators on the AfterSchool Kidzscience kit.

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Fun Flights

Design, build and launch a variety of aeronautical wonders: rockets, kites and hot air balloons.

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Wacky Weather

Ever wonder why our weather changes or why we have seasons? Explore the sky in our Star Lab and observe the rising and setting of the sun and moon.

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Experimental Sound Studio & Audio Recording

Are you interested in music? Explore the properties of sound and how sound changes through various mediums.

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