ON-THE-GO EXPERIENCES

Available Virtually! Coming In-Person September 27th!


Bring Children's Museum of Atlanta to your school, daycare, or community center. Virtual workshops are available immediately and in-person workshops will be available beginning September 27th.


Geared for students in Pre-K through 3rd grade, all of our Museum On-the-Gos include activities that meet GELD standards and Georgia Standards of Excellence for all grades, hands-on engagement, and pre and post activities for students. Activities are designed to meet the developmental needs of students at each grade level.


All programs are led by the Museum's professionally trained educators and are designed to support your curriculum and bring learning through play into your classroom in fun, hands-on, immersive ways.


See our Education Guide.

Choose from one of the following programs:

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

JUNIOR ENGINEER 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

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

BLUBBER BLAST +

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

"B" IS FOR BRAVE +

Working up the courage to do something new is hard. Students will learn how to identify and express emotions and what it means to be BRAVE. This workshop opens with a wonderful story of a little boy who overcomes one of his biggest fears.

GELDS: ED1, SED2, ED4, SED5, PD-M1, PD-M5
GA Standards of Excellence: HEK.4, GEK.7, HE1.7, HE2.1, HE2.4, HE2.5

DANCE AROUND THE WORLD +

Exploring different cultures through art, music and dance can be so much fun.  Join us as we jump on an imaginary jet and fly to faraway places as we explore Dance around the World!

GELDS: APL1, CD-CR2, PDM1, PDM3, PDM5, SED1, SED5, APL3

GA Standards of Excellence: SSKG1, SS1G2, SS1G3, ESDK.CR.2, ESDK.PR.1, ESDK.PR.4, ESDK.CN.1

SUPERHERO FORENSICS +

The Superhero 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

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

AWESOME ARCHITECTURE +

Children are natural problem-solvers and have a love of trial and error. So why not stimulate your student’s natural curiosity by giving them the opportunity to create a fun structure during this awesome building activity.  This program encourages creativity using math skills with engineering to produce great structures!

GELDS: APL1, CD-CR2, CD-MA6, CD-S1, CD-SC4
GA Standards of Excellence: SKP1, SKP2, S2P2, S4P3

MINDFUL MOMENTS: BREATHE, STRETCH, LEARN +

Classrooms can be a very active and busy place. Join us for this workshop that combines physical activity with social emotional learning. Mindful Moments: Breathe, Stretch, Learn is an interactive workshop that teaches students how to slow down and be mindful.

GELDS: PDM1, PDM3, PDM5, SED1, SED5, APL3

GA Standards of Excellence: PEK.1 PE1.1, PE2.1, PE3.1, PEK.4, HEK.4, HEK.7, HE1.7, HE2.1, HE2.5

In-Person Pricing

One (1) Workshop
$220-$240* for up to 25 students
Each additional class of up to 25 students receives a $20.00 discount
*All-inclusive price covers supply box
and mileage up to 30 miles round trip

Virtual Program Pricing

One (1) Workshop
$185 for up to 25 students
+ $15-$35 optional supply box*
Up to an additional 25 students in a second classroom on the same Zoom call can be added for an additional $100.
*Supply box includes materials needed for the workshop

In-Person
In-person On-the-Gos are available beginning September 27th
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday & Friday 
9 AM - 12:30 PM

Virtual
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday & Friday 
9 AM; 10 AM; 11 AM; 12 PM

In-Person
In-person On-the-Go prices include supply boxes and up to 30 miles round trip for a class of up to 25 students. Each additional class of up to 25 students receives a $20.00 discount. 

See here for details by program.*

Virtual
Supply boxes can be added to your virtual On-the-Go for an additional cost with options to have them delivered by CMA (up to 15 miles at $.56 per mile), picked up by someone from your organization, or shipped via UPS (rates may vary).

Up to an additional 25 students in a second classroom on the same Zoom call can be added for an additional $100.

See here for details by program.*

*Prices do not include tax. 

 

In-Person & Virtual
30-minute program plus 15 minutes for Q&A.

Supply boxes include all workshop materials for up to 25 students.

In-Person
Supply boxes are included in the price of in-person On-the-Gos.

Virtual
If you include a supply box in your order,  all materials for up to 25 students will be available after receiving a deposit. Supply boxes can be delivered by CMA (up to 15 miles at $.56 per mile), picked up by someone from your organization, or shipped via UPS (rates may vary).

Dates sell out quickly. A 50% non-refundable deposit is due one week after the time of booking.

Bookings must be made at least four (4) weeks in advance.

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 must provide a large open area indoor or outdoors where children have access to tables (classrooms are not an option). 
  • This space must allow for 6 feet between where Museum team members set up and where students are located. 
  • School/Organization MUST require masks for students, teachers and staff.
  • Teachers must remain with students at all times.

School checks made out to Children’s Museum of Atlanta, or credit cards (American Express, Discover, MasterCard and Visa) are acceptable forms of payment. School checks or school credit cards must be used for tax-exempt status.

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.