DuPage Children's Museum's out-of-school time programs will spark children's curiosity and open up a world of wonder. DCM is collaborating with SciTech to facilitate hands-on STEAM learning experiences for school-aged children -- fostering a lifelong love of learning. Learning experiences will build on the themes and practices from Andrea Beaty's Questioneers book series.
Pre-K-Kindergarten: Creature Crossing – Learn how bridges help people and animals cross water and land what role engineers play to help them. Book: Vamos! Let’s Cross The Bridge by Raul the Third
Grades 1-3: Magnet Magic – Experiment with a variety of materials to explore magnets and find out what materials are magnetic. Book: Marsha is Magnetic by Beth Ferry
Grades 4-5: Book Making – Talk about your favorite books and then make your own by creating artwork to support your story. Book: Inkheart by Cornelia Funke