Found History - Creative writing and critical thinking come together in this L.A. history-inspired, found poetry exercise.
Insects and Biodiversity - Explore L.A.'s biodiversity through bugs and introduce classification.
Squirrel Observations - Observe, collect, and analyze data on a popular animal that's easy to find in a schoolyard!
My Wild L.A. - Tell your story about L.A. nature and use it to develop a narrative work and inspire a research project!
How Old is the Earth? - Introduce Earth's history through vocabulary building, observation and discussion.
Lighting Up the Gem & Mineral Hall - Discover the properties of light by examining their interaction with gems and minerals.
Super Selection - Examine natural selection and conduct a research project to explore what selection pressures might have influenced the evolution of a particular species represented in this exhibit.
Modern Detectives for an Ancient World - Use observations to form a hypotheses and then revise it based on new evidence and research.
Dinosaurs and Definitions - Through a research project, examine vocabulary using context to infer the meaning of new words.
Shaping Dinosaurs - Use dinosaurs as a topic to understand tessellations and how to calculate area and perimeter.