Preschool Science

Preschool Science

Get school-ready with science! Introduce your preschooler to the fascinating world of S.T.E.M. (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math). They will learn scientific vocabulary by reading a unique story, experiment with developmentally appropriate science through hands-on investigations, and develop important skills to prepare for success in school and in life. Each child receives a special Take-Out Science kit to learn about everyday science at home!

Pre-registration is required. Register online or call 602.716.2028.

Preschool Saturday S.T.E.M. Class
3-8 years old with a parent or caregiver
Materials Fee: $12 Members/ $15 Non-Members with General Admission

Snow Science
December 13, 2014
10:30-11:30 a.m.

Come explore snow in Phoenix! Learn math skills as you make a snow concoction and a frozen-inspired ice gel to take home!


Registration opens December 10, 2014 for Members and December 15 for Non-Members

Design a Whirly, Twirly, Flying Helicopter
January 17, 2015
10:30-11:30 a.m.

How does a helicopter fly? Hoe does air affect its movement? Design and construct unique twirling helicopters, test them out with gigantic fans, and learn about physics and gravity!

Make Stretchy Science Slime
February 21, 2015
10:30-11:30 a.m.

Learn about chemistry making silly slippery science slime (no glue involved!), explore a humongous slimy eruption, and invent scientific goo to take home. Please come prepared to be messy!

Engineer a Scribble Robot
March 14, 2015
10:30-11:30 a.m.

Read a story about robot friends, design and build a machine that can draw, learn about engineering controls, and take home this unique robot!

Make a Nature Masterpiece
April 18, 2015
10:30-11:30 a.m.

Celebrate Earth Day by learning more about our beautiful desert environment. Read a story about what lives in the desert, learn math skills by categorizing natural materials, and design a nature masterpiece to take home.