Ice Explorations – A Sensory Playdate for Children with Autism Spectrum Disorder

 

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Explore the properties of water and ice through melting ice experiments and water play. Use new tools to shave ice and enjoy a cool treat on us. Allergy Notice: Fresh fruit extract will be used as flavoring for the ice treat.

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.

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.

Age Range: children with autism who are 5-7 years old

For more information, call 718-683-9366 or email dmeza@nysci.org
Preregistration is required.

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

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