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School & Group Catalog

Program: At Your School Format: Class/Lab Grade Level: 4-8 Topic: Life

Students learn to prepare slides and identify diverse microorganisms living in a single drop of pond water.

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Program: At Your School Format: Assemblies Grade Level: K-8 Topic: Physical, Early Childhood

Student volunteers participate in Sir Isaac Newton's 300-year-old experiments by using ordinary objects to demonstrate the physics at work around us each day.

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Program: At Your School Format: Class/Lab Grade Level: K-5 Topic: Life, Early Childhood

Get your class moving and shaking while investigating the effects of exercise on the human body.

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Program: At Your School Format: Class/Lab Grade Level: 4-12 Topic: Physical, Tech + Engineering

In this class, students go beyond microscopic, observing firsthand the strange, sometimes surprising properties of matter when manipulated at the nanoscale.

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Program: At Your School Format: Class/Lab, Planetarium Grade Level: K-12 Topic: Earth + Space, Early Childhood

OMSI’s portable, museum-quality planetarium brings the night sky inside with live presentations or films.

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Program: At Your School Format: Class/Lab Grade Level: PreK-3 Topic: Earth + Space, Early Childhood

Students become fossil-digging paleontologists and learn how to reassemble a complete dinosaur from just a few pieces.

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Program: At Your School Format: Class/Lab Grade Level: 4-8 Topic: Physical

Learn all about the pHabulous world of acids, bases and indicators using chemicals like dry ice and disappearing ink.

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Program: At Your School Format: Assemblies Grade Level: K-8 Topic: Physical, Early Childhood

Students help OMSI staff conduct experiments that vividly demonstrate the predictable (and sometimes unpredictable) reactions of matter.

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Program: At Your School Format: Class/Lab Grade Level: K-8 Topic: Life, Early Childhood

Students get up close and personal with live snakes, lizards and turtles in order to study the features which make reptiles unique.

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Program: At Your School Format: Class/Lab Grade Level: 4-8 Topic: Earth + Space

Young geologists discover the amazing and sometimes surprising properties of the rocks beneath our feet.

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Program: At Your School Format: Assemblies Grade Level: K-12 Topic: Physical, Early Childhood

Juggling, acrobatics and the irresistible force of levity demonstrate the significance and relevance of physics.

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Program: At Your School Format: Class/Lab Grade Level: PreK-12, Adult Topic: Earth + Space, Life, Physical, Early Childhood

Bring the spirit of OMSI to your community. We fill 10 to 12 tables with science equipment and challenges guaranteed to thrill youngsters, perplex adults and offer an unforgettable science experience.

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Program: At Your School Format: Class/Lab Grade Level: 4-12 Topic: Life

Young biologists use proper dissection techniques to explore the insides of a squid and discover firsthand how the beak, ink sac and other adaptations help this odd, underwater organism survive.

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Program: At Your School Format: Class/Lab Grade Level: PreK-1 Topic: Life, Early Childhood

Students experiment with unusual instruments to find out how waves and vibrations create all kinds of sounds—high and low, loud and soft—and how those sounds reach our ears.

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Program: At Your School Format: Class/Lab Grade Level: K-3 Topic: Earth + Space, Early Childhood

Young meteorologists learn how to study weather using their senses and homemade forecasting tools.

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Program: At Your School Format: Class/Lab Grade Level: PreK-K Topic: Life, Physical, Early Childhood

This introductory class has little ones exploring the wonders of chemistry, physics and biology.

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Program: At Your School Format: Class/Lab Grade Level: K-2 Topic: Earth + Space, Early Childhood

Climb aboard the Spaceship OMSI and discover the fascinating planets and moons that make up our solar system.

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Program: At Your School Format: Assemblies Grade Level: K-5 Topic: Earth + Space, Early Childhood

We'll explore and demonstrate the roots of weather phenomena including the origin of clouds, snow, lightning, and even fire tornadoes.

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Program: At Your School Format: Class/Lab Grade Level: 3-6 Topic: Earth + Space

In this space science class, students learn how Earth fits into our vast and ever–changing universe.

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