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Hello Holography!

Grade 6 - 8, Grade 9 - 12

Student Program:
Field trip
Provided by: MIT Museum

Students experiment with light and perception to investigate the basic principles behind real-world holography. Through a series of demonstrations and hands-on activities, students will learn how holograms are made and viewed. The properties and behavior of light waves will also… Read on... »

Homes are Habitats

Pre-K - 2

Student Program:
Field trip
Provided by: Mass Audubon's Moose Hill Wildlife Sanctuary

During this engaging program students will listen to a guided imagery story while sitting in a natural setting; learn the life cycle of a bird through imaginary play and determine what makes a good home for specific native animals as they explore and compare the resources… Read on... »

Industrial Watershed

Grade 6 - 8, Grade 9 - 12

Student Program:
Field trip
Provided by: Tsongas Industrial History Center

Nineteenth-century industrial and municipal waste adversely affected the Merrimack River watershed, source of the city’s drinking water. The pollution generated by the growing industrial city had consequences that we are still learning from today. Weaving together… Read on... »

Insect Investigations

Pre-K - 2, Grade 3 - 5, Grade 6 - 8

Student Program:
Field trip
Provided by: Hitchcock Center for the Environment

With over 60,000 different species of insects in North America, we are sure to have at least a few play a part in our daily lives. We will discuss the science of entomology and discover what scientists have learned from insects. Using tools to observe live insects in the lab,… Read on... »

Insect Safari

Grade 3 - 5

Student Program:
Field trip
Provided by: Mass Audubon's Moose Hill Wildlife Sanctuary

Students will learn how insects are classified when they sing our "Insect Song." After investigating the forest and field edges in search of insects, students will place each insect in the food chain. Students will enjoy a relay game while learning about different… Read on... »

Invisible Forces: Electricity and Magnetism

Grade 3 - 5, Grade 6 - 8

Student Program:
Field trip
Provided by: Ecotarium

What causes static electricity? What makes a magnet? How is lightning formed? Why do the lights go on and off with the flick of a switch? How is current electricity generated? Are magnetic and electrical forces related? Explore the answers to these questions and more… Read on... »

K-12 School Field Trips

Pre-K - 2, Grade 3 - 5, Grade 6 - 8, Grade 9 - 12

Student Program:
Field trip
Provided by: Northeastern University Center for STEM Education

Northeastern University is proud to offer Field Trip experiences for upper-elementary, middle school, and high school Boston Public School classes. Teachers interested in bringing their class(es) to Northeastern for a Friday STEM Field Trip event should email Daniel Sullivan at… Read on... »

Landforms of New England

Grade 6 - 8

Student Program:
Field trip
Provided by: Mass Audubon's Moose Hill Wildlife Sanctuary

Bring earth science to life for your students as they see first-hand how glaciers have marked the New England landscape of Moose Hill. Stand atop an esker while you imagine a river passing under ice. Climb to the summit to observe exposed bedrock, striations, and evidence of… Read on... »

Learning about Whales

Pre-K - 2, Grade 3 - 5

Student Program:
Field trip
Provided by: New Bedford Whaling Museum

Learning about Whales is a grade 2&3 program that emphasizes whale biology and behavior. The program includes a hands-on tour of the museum with the opportunity to hold real baleen and whale teeth and smell real whale oil, a mapping exercise in which the students follow the… Read on... »

LIfe in a Pond

Pre-K - 2, Grade 3 - 5, Grade 6 - 8

Student Program:
Field trip
Provided by: Hitchcock Center for the Environment

A pond has much more than frogs and fish. It demonstrates a beautiful web of life from algae and microscopic organisms to insect larvae and amphibians. We will use our limnology lab to practice techniques for observing small aquatic creatures and learning about their unique… Read on... »