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School Field Trips

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Field trips are available for California students, grades preK-12, attending with their classroom teacher.

Big Astronomy

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big astronomy: people, places, discoveries

Discover Chile’s observatories and meet people who push the limits of technology using world-class telescopes.

Wander Woods

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Masked girl plays inside a giant hollowed-out log in Wander Woods nature playspace at the Academy

Awaken your senses in our new hands-on, whimsical outdoor nature playspace—now open in the East Garden!

Spring Teacher Workshops

Let's Go Outside! (grades PreK-3+)

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Investigating worms
January 22 at 9:00 am

*Online Workshop* In the schoolyard or at home, support young learners to explore the world around them.

Online Activity Bundles

Science @ Home: Life on Ice

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Ready to brave the cold? Bundle up and spend a week with wintry hands-on activities designed to engage ages 4-8.

Science @ Home: Dinosaurs

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Romp, stomp, and roar with prehistoric dinosaurs in this collection of dino-themed activities for ages 4-8.

Popular Hubs

Flipside Science

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This youth-powered series tackles complex environmental topics and empowers viewers to make a difference.

Professional Development

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Dive into science content, engage in effective teaching pedagogy, and develop a sense of how science really works.

Featured Resources

Science Lesson Plans

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Find science activities to focus your field trip or lessons to integrate into your yearly curriculum.

Fancy Fish

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