Programs at Your School and Local Community Locations
Schoolyard and Classroom-Based Programs
Apple Cider Pressing
Use a press to make cider from apples.
Learn about life cycles and unique adaptations
We bring everything you need to make candles, brooms, or corn husk dolls!
Team building and Cooperative Games (Grades 3-8)
Cooperative activities and games can be conducted in your gymnasium or on school grounds. Best format is a two to four hour session per group!
Follow a compass course in the schoolyard. This program is a great introduction to Orienteering
Program flyer Earth Balloon (K-12) This 19 " inflatable globe becomes an amazing tool for teaching geography concepts Giant Long Island Map ( K- 6) This giant floor map of Long Island engages students in exploring political maps, scale and LI landmarks. Oceanology Have a notion to study the ocean? This program is for you! Student labs focus on density, ocean currents , salinity and more!
Primitive Tech (Grades 4-6)
How did primitive people accomplish day to day tasks? Games and/or tools are used or created to demonstrate these concepts.
Primary properties of Matter
Use standard and non-standard measuring tools, observation, and problem solving skills to investigate the physical properties of matter (Oobleck!). Students create a visual means to interpret their data.
Properties of Matter
Magnetism, electricity, buoyancy, sorting, and measurement are the focus of these labs and provide practice skills used on the 4th grade science assessment.
Reduce... Reuse... Recycle (Grades 4-6)
When it comes to resources - recycle, reduce, reuse, and rethink. Make a compost, create a water filtering system, and make new paper from paper that has been recycled.School Population Transect Study
Survey the plant and animal population along a transect line and make conclusions about environmental interaction.
“Science Guy Bill"
Our Caumsett site director, Bill Monahan is available for auditorium and classroom lectures on various topics - call for further information
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Starlab This inflatable planetarium provides lost of opportunities to study the night sky
Tinkering with Technology (Grades 5-7)
Brainstorm and use creative designs to meet real needs and wants.
Conduct outdoor experiments and collect data related to daily, monthly and seasonal changes.