STEAM Activities to do at Home

STEAM Activities to do at Home

  Are you looking for fun educational activities to do with your kids during Coronavirus Social Distancing?  We’re here to help!     With kids home for extended breaks, our staff has compiled a list of our favorite educational activities to do at home with your family or in local open spaces that still allow for wide social distancing.  During these difficult times, we can celebrate continued learning as a family.  We will be updating this list throughout social distancing time period, please check back or email us with suggestions or your own ideas!  Check out Insights at Home - Activity Kit Program for Insights' very own hands-on home STEAM activities. #InsightsAtHome   STEAM Activities  Artificial Intelligence Activities (4th - 8th grade) - We have used these simple computer science curriculum in…
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School Programs

School Programs

STEAM Enrichment Activities for YOUR School Insights El Paso Science Center has provided engaging hands-on Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, and Mathematics (STEAM) learning opportunities to the border region for over 40 years.  Now as a 100% mobile museum, Insights brings TEKS-aligned STEAM enrichment programs to your school. [gallery size="medium" ids="1748,1751,1747"] Why are Insights’ STEAM services a smart move for your school? Insights knows STEAM; we have been inspiring the next generation of engineers, computer scientists, and chemists for decades. We have cool stuff! As a science museum, we have a trove of robots, circuitry sets, engineering kits, and fossils that our trained facilitators deliver via TEK-aligned curriculum. All of Insights educational programs are run by trained educational staff and  pre-service math and science teachers. We are local and flexible; we will adapt our…
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DinoTracks Tours for Schools

Fun & Educational School Field Trip = DinoTracks During your DinoTracks school field trip, Insights' tour guides will take your students on a 2-mile hike through our 211 acres of fossilized dinosaur tracks and giant fossil beds from the Cretaceous Period. An ancient treasure is hidden in the rock beds of our corner of the vast Chihuahuan Desert.  Millennia of geological activity has changed the wet environment to an extreme and arid desert, but we can still see the evidence of an ancient dinosaur beach here today.  Insights' knowledgeable tour guides can cover a variety of topics associated with our DinoTracks.  Please let us know if you would specifically like to learn more about animal tracking, dinosaurs, geology, paleontology, or other topics. Tours usually last about 2.5 hours, so be…
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