Bubble Play: A Sensory Playdate for Children with Autism Spectrum Disorder


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Bubbles are a great source for science discovery! Design and make your own bubble-blowing tool from simple materials. Test and play with your new bubble making tool as you observe the size, shape, patterns, reflection and colors of bubbles.

Sensory Playdates aim to bring families together to learn and discover the wonder of science in an environment that supports the unique needs of children with differences.

Activities are designed for children, ages 4–7, with autism spectrum disorder and their parents and siblings.

These free playdates 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.

Materials will include visual schedule and a social story. Snacks will be provided, but you are welcome to bring a snack to enjoy with your family.

Space is limited. Register by August 9. For more information or to register, call 718-683-9366 or email dmeza@nysci.org.

This program is free for families and is made possible through generous support from the Jesse and Joan Kupferberg Foundation.

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