ON-THE-GO EXPERIENCES

Schools & Camps Welcome! Virtual and In-Person Experiences Available.


Looking for virtual museum experiences? Our staff are available online or in-person and will conduct a workshop with your students. Geared for students in Pre-K through 3rd Grade, all programs include activities that meet ELA standards for all grades. Both our in-person programs and our virtual programs are designed to meet the developmental needs of students at each grade level. Our children's virtual activities are new so be sure to check out the FAQs at the bottom of the page.

Choose from one of the following programs (available now):

GLOOPY GLOP +

Students will have a blast learning about chemical reactions while conducting a hands-on experiment resulting in a cool concoction called Gloopy Glop.

GELDS: CLL4a, CLL4-4d, CLL4.3d
GA Standards of Excellence: SKP1, S2P2

BUILDING CHALLENGE +

Inspired by the book Rosie Revere Engineer, this workshop gives aspiring engineers the opportunity to create something extraordinary with simple everyday objects.

GELDS: PDM5, PDM6, CLL1, CLL2, CLL4, PRM6
GA Standards of Excellence: SKP1, SKP2, S2P1, S2P2, MGSEK, MD1, MGSEK.G1

HEAD IN THE CLOUDS +

Children will explore the water cycle and will learn about the different types of clouds and what they mean for the weather. Students will watch a real cloud form and will create their own “cloud in a cup.”

GELDS: CDSC2, CDSC5
GA Standards of Excellence: SKE2, S1L1, S2E3, S2L1., S2E1, S2E2,
S5L3

Choose from one of the following programs (available beginning September 6, 2020):

GROWING VEGETABLE SOUP +

Classroom gardening has many benefits. During this workshop, students will explore the book Growing Vegetable Soup to learn all about where vegetables come from and how to grow a plant from a seed.

GELDS: PDM1, PDM5, PDM6, CDSC5
GA Standards of Excellence: SKE2, S1L1, S2E3, S2L1., S2E1, S2E2, S5L3

SUPER HERO FORENSICS +

The Super Hero Forensics team is looking for new members but before new scientists can join our forensics team, they must be trained to identify loops, whorls, and arches; the three typical patterns found in fingerprints.

GELDS: PDM5, PDM6, CD5C1
GA Standards of Excellence: SKP1, S5P1, MGSEKMD.1

COMMOTION IN THE OCEAN +

Inspired by the book Commotion in the Ocean by Giles Andreae, this workshop teaches students about the creatures that inhabit this magical ecosystem and how important they are to our planet. This workshop is loaded with fun facts and culminates with a science experiment that explores buoyancy.

GELDS: PDM5, PDM6, CLL1
GA Standards of Excellence: S2P1, S3P1, S5P1

GLITTER EXPLOSION +

Put on your lab coats and break out the goggles because chemistry just got a makeover! Glitter explosions are super cool and safe experiments that get students excited about chemical reactions.

GELDS: PDM5, PDM6, CLL1
GA Standards of Excellence: S2P1, S3P1, S5P1

In-Person Pricing

One (1) Workshop
Cost: $165*
Students Served: 1-25
*Mileage is added to all program costs for Museum On-the-Go.

Additional Workshop
*for each additional 25 children
Cost: $100

Virtual Program Pricing

One (1) Workshop
Cost: $165 + $25 for activity kits*
*$25 kit cost is per class
Students Served: 1-25

Additional Workshop*
*for each additional 25 children
Cost: $100

In-person Experience: Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday

Virtual Experience: Monday through Friday at 9:00 AM, 11:00 AM, or 12:30 PM

30-45 minutes

Supplies & Materials: A classroom kit with all materials for up to
25 students will be mailed to the school after booking a workshop.

Flow of the Program: All virtual programs are presented live,
with storytimes and instruction for hands-on activities and time for Q & A with students.

Reservations must be made at least four (4) weeks in advance in order to better your chances of securing your preferred date. Dates sell out quickly. A 50% non-refundable deposit is due two weeks after the time of booking.

When you are ready to book your On-the Go program, you should have:

  • at least three (3) possible dates selected
  • the number of children and classes you want to attend the program
  • time of day you would like the program to start 

If you are booking an in-person experience, you will also need enough space in your location to accommodate the number of students you have and the size of the performance space (depending on the program you wish to reserve).

School checks made out to Children’s Museum of Atlanta, or credit cards (Visa, MasterCard, and American Express) are acceptable forms of payment.

Call as soon as possible to cancel or change a reservation. Reservations are held with a 50% non-refundable deposit. Organizations must cancel within 4 weeks of the scheduled program to apply the deposit to a different date within the same school year. Rescheduling a program is based on availability. Cancellations made less than 2 weeks prior to visit will result in forfeiture of 50% deposit.

All gifts are tax-deductible to the fullest extent allowed by law. The Museum is a 501(c)(3) tax-exempt & charitable organization. Our tax-exempt number is 58-1785484.