Designed for children ages 6-10 and their families, these summer online classes feature live, virtual interactions with museum experts PLUS fun design challenges and experiments to complete as a family.
Kick off the summer fun with themed weekly programs – live lessons are available each day of the week. Joining us for an hour a day to build your know-how about the week’s content and get ready for indoor and outdoor investigations to complete as a family on your own schedule.
Sign up for a single week or register for the whole month. All activities can be completed with common household items or you can purchase an activity kit complete with materials for each week’s exploration. Contact-free pick up is available at the museum.
Your registration gains your household access to join live online programming each day of the week!
Wondering what a week might look like? Check out this sample schedule!
|10:00a||Live Zoom Call||Special Activity||Open Office Hours||Live Zoom Call|
|1:00p||Live Zoom Call||Story Time||Open Office Hours||Live Zoom Call|
|2:30p||Special Activity||Guest Expert|
|4:00p||Live Zoom Call||Story Time||Live Zoom Call|
Monday features live Zoom calls to kick off the week’s learning and individual project.
Tuesday brings story time for our younger participants (ages 6-7) and a special activity designed for older learners (ages 8-10).
On Wednesday you can pop in to our “Open Office Hours” to chat with a museum educator via Zoom to ask questions about this week’s content or get advice on your project.
Thursday brings an opportunity to hear from a guest expert about the week’s theme.
Friday features live Zoom calls to wrap-up our learning and show off your project work.
Register in June at a special introductory rate. We’ll be adding more program themes later this summer! If you have any problems registering, please email ProgramRegistration@CarnegieMuseums.org
Online Class Only
Your weekly registration includes exclusive invitation to our calendar of live Zoom sessions with the museum team and access to an activity guide with instructions for completing the week’s project using common household items.
Online Class Plus Activity Kit
Our museum educators have packed an activity kit for you! It includes enough consumable supplies for two members of your household to tackle the week’s project PLUS supplies for two additional independent activities connected to the week’s theme. Contact-free pick-up is available at the museum, and we’ll contact you approximately one week in advance of your program to coordinate pick-up. A limited number of kits are available each week, so sign up soon to get yours!