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Programs, Activities & Events

Discover the exciting learning opportunities offered by the California Science Center! Explore our selection of demonstrations, field trips, traveling programs, professional learning, and more. Whether you are an adult or a child, traveling alone or with a group, you will surely open your mind, stimulate your curiosity, and have FUN!

Featured Programs

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    Big Lab Field Trips

    Enhance Pre K-8th grade classroom science with activities focused on physics, biology, chemistry, earth science, and more! All programs support Next Generation Science Standards.

  • Professional Development Educators

    Professional Learning

    Infuse your practice with innovative ideas and strategies to engage students in science learning! Learn about the impact the Next Generation Science Standards are having on teaching and learning and go home with resources to implement immediately.

    NGSS Administrator Institute

    This one day workshop offers principals, department chairs, curriculum coordinators, and science coaches a view of the Next Generation Science Standards (NGSS) and the fundamentals of three-dimensional instruction, and a glimpse of what an NGSS classroom can look like. Learn more and register for the November 15 institute at the California Science Center.

Programs, Activities, & Events