For Young Aviators Ages 3-5
Little Explorers is a weekly program geared specifically for our youngest members!
Children ages 3 to 5 and their co-pilots (adult helpers required) are invited to explore the wonders of aerospace during this fun, educational program. Space is limited at each program.
Cost per program is $20 per child and includes 1 caregiver. A four-pack is $75. Museum Members save $2 off cost for each child per program or $6 off a 4-class-pack.
Wednesday March 6
Sink or Float?
A simple sink or float activity will introduce the little explorers to density and buoyancy. Through their observations, they’ll learn that buoyant objects float and dense objects sink, and, like little scientists, they can even record their predictions!
Wednesday March 13
Little Explorers create chemical reactions using non-toxic, kid friendly materials such as mixing vinegar and baking soda together.
Wednesday March 20
Little Explorers will visit an airplane and identify the different parts of the airplane. They will explore the cockpit of an aircraft and then build a fly a glider plane!
Wednesday March 27
In this gross motor activity, Little Explorers use balloons to identify colors and shapes, develop cooperation skills while working together with other kids, and refine gross motor development with movement activities.