Schools & Groups - DuPage Children's Museum Hands-On Learning

Hands-On Learning

We are excited to offer hands-on programs virtually!

Schools and groups can explore a variety of programs to spark curiosity and promote critical thinking through hands-on discovery – providing academic enrichment for virtual learning that is fun for students and easy for educators.

Girl Scouts and Cub Scouts can explore a variety of activities that will allow them to play, learn, and earn badges with DuPage Children’s Museum.

 

 

Schools & Groups

Field Trips

Play + Learning + FUN = A Field Trip to DuPage Children’s Museum! DCM offers a variety of hands-on science, math, and art experiences perfect for group visits of 20 people or more.

 

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STEM with DCM Labs

Our NGSS-aligned (Next Generation Science Standards) Labs motivate young learners to make big discoveries about Science, Technology, Engineering, Math, and Art! Each 45 – 90 minute lab, suitable for students in grades 1 – 4, is led by an experienced DCM educator.

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Art with an Artist – Collage

DuPage Children’s Museum and local artist, Laura Lynne, have collaborated to provide an inspiring curriculum that will lead students through new art techniques while working towards creating a collaborative work of art.

 

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Virtual Film Field Trips

Incredible IMAX® films are now available in your classroom through DCM! These award winning films take your students to places they may have never been and tell stories they’ve never heard. Packages come complete with activities that align with local, state and national standards.

 

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For Scouts

Badge Labs

Choose from STEM Labs and Arts & Maker Programs that will spark curiosity and promote critical thinking through hands-on discovery while having fun and earning your badges!

 

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For Parents and Caregivers

Parent PlayShop

Parent PlayShop is a unique opportunity to come together as caregivers to learn about the developmental science behind your child’s behaviors, learn strategies for supporting growth, and also connect with others navigating the same stage of development.

 

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