Early Childhood Home School Programs
These programs are appropriate for kids ages 3-6. Sessions are held from 10 to 10:45 a.m. and from 11:30 a.m. to 12:15 p.m..
Build a bug, see through the eyes of a fly and learn the life cycle of a caterpillar. Explore how insects protect themselves by playing a game of hide-and-seek with a very hungry frog. Meet and touch live insects and marvel at incredible mounted bugs from around the world.
September 9: Ages 3-6. 10 to 10:45 a.m.
September 9: Ages 3-6. 11:30 a.m. to 12:15 p.m.
Use music, toys, colorful clothing and role playing to explore cultures from Peru, Japan and Mali.
October 7: Ages 3-6. 10 to 10:45 a.m.
October 7: Ages 3-6. 11:30 a.m. to 12:15 p.m.
Discover the delicate ecosystem of a cave and investigate the animals that live there. Meet one of the cave dwellers that call Museum Center home!
November 4: Ages 3-6. 10 to 10:45 a.m.
November 4: Ages 3-6. 11:30 a.m. to 12:15 p.m.
Build the solar system in your classroom, then blast off with radio-controlled space shuttles to explore what’s beyond our planet. View photos and learn about gravity, asteroids, orbits and more.
December 2: Ages 3-6. 10 to 10:45 a.m.
December 2: Ages 3-6. 11:30 a.m. to 12:15 p.m.
Explore how geographic factors kept Cincinnatians confined to the downtown basin and learn why our city remained a walking city longer than most. Use a 2’ X 3’ period map, map key, advertisements and illustrations to perform a series of tasks that will help you understand what life was like in 1863 Cincinnati.
January 6: Ages 3-6. 10 to 10:45 a.m.
January 6: Ages 3-6. 11:30 a.m. to 12:15 p.m.
Transform into a geologist, follow the rock cycle and learn how rocks form and change. Discover the different properties of rocks and categorize them based on a set of criteria.
February 3: Ages 3-6. 10 to 10:45 a.m.
February 3: Ages 3-6. 11:30 a.m. to 12:15 p.m.
Pollinators perform a variety of roles in an ecosystem. Learn how pollination works and about the different animals that play a role in this process. Experience how plants attract pollinators and see flowers through the eyes of a bee.
March 2: Ages 3-6. 10 to 10:45 a.m.
March 2: Ages 3-6. 11:30 a.m. to 12:15 p.m.
Growl, claw and walk like a dinosaur! Dig up fossils and identify which dinosaurs they came from. Learn about different kinds of dinosaurs, including what they looked like, what they ate and how they protected themselves.
April 6: Ages 3-6. 10 to 10:45 a.m.
April 6: Ages 3-6. 11:30 a.m. to 12:15 p.m.
Children from all around the world love to celebrate. Travel the globe and explore a variety of child-centered ceremonies.
May 4: Ages 3-6. 10 to 10:45 a.m.
May 4: Ages 3-6. 11:30 a.m. to 12:15 p.m.
Megan Parker, Coordinator, School and Teacher Partnership
(513) 287-7000 ext. 2378
To make reservations over the phone, call (513) 287-7001.
Early Childhood Home School
* Pricing is per student per class.
• Pricing does not include parking or museum admission.
• No refunds.
• Book as far in advance as possible before classes sell out.
• Confirmation letters are emailed at the time of reservation.
• Payment is due at the time of reservation.
• Meet your instructor in the Rotunda prior to the start of the program.
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