© North Museum of Nature and Science
The North Museum of Science and Nature offers a variety of educational opportunities for people of all ages. Some of the educational programs at the Museum include; Preschool Programs, Group Experiences, Outreach Programs, STEAM Career Exploration, Science & Engineering Fair, and STEM Sisters.
One of the most popular educational programs at the Museum is their Group Experiences. Group Experiences is a program that allows small or large groups visit the North Museum of Science and Nature in an exclusive, explorative, and interactive way. Groups have the option of choosing one of a few options for group tours, all of which offer a varying degree of exclusiveness and interactive activities.
Another popular educational program at the North Museum of Science and Nature is their STEAM Career Exploration. The STEAM Career Exploration program is a half-day program in which participants engage in a variety of activities that explore STEAM based careers. Up to 30 participants can participate in a single STEAM Career Exploration day. The following list is the four careers participants explore during their STEAM Career Exploration day:
· Aerospace Engineering and Operations Technicians allows participants to create and operate their own catapults in a competitive team event. This activity explores the fundamentals and forces of physics.
· Aviation Inspector is another competitive team activity, which also explores the fundamentals of physics. This time, physics is applied to a slingshot rocket and the dynamics of flight.
· Food Scientist is an interactive activity in which participants make their own Liquid Nitrogen ice cream while simultaneously learning about matter.
· Industrial Health and Safety Engineer is another competitive team contest in which teams follow a lead engineer in constructing a certain structure within a select amount of time.
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