Learning Through Play
Saturday, March 23, 2019
Entry: Registration Required | Location: Union Terminal
Saturdays in April
Entry: Free for Members or included with Discovery Pass | Location: Union Terminal
For educators and families
At Cincinnati Museum Center, we know that open-ended, hands-on play is crucial to the development of your students' literacy, life skills and kindergarten readiness.
Learning Through Play for Educators
Saturday, March 23
Join us for Learning Through Play Educator Day and discover how to get the most from interactions with your students.
Choose from many hands-on sessions and visit vendors in our free information fair. Sessions are Kentucky Approved Early Care and Education Trainings and Ohio Approved Professional Development Trainings. Earn up to 5.5 professional development hours. Sessions are led by professionals from Cincinnati Museum Center, 4C for Children, CET/ThinkTV, Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center and others.
Available sessions will include include:
- Science Process Skills: Experience, identify and understand six science skills children should develop to become successful science learners.
- Raising Questions: Stimulate curiosity and elicit questions that can lead your students in investigations.
- STEM Everywhere, Every Day: Explore resources and strategies that engage children in age-appropriate, STEM-related activities that connect to everyday routines.
- Sensory Is More Than Ooey Gooey: Discover the benefits of utilizing sensory materials with young children by creating toys and sensory items using recycled, reusable and inexpensive materials.
- … and more!
Learning Through Play for Families
Saturdays in April
Grown-ups and their children can learn and play together! Experience the fun with your kids at Learning Through Play for Families.
Explore the Duke Energy Children’s Museum, Museum of Natural History & Science and Cincinnati History Museum. Visit with community partners, who will lead drop-in activities to help you and your children develop important skills while playing. Look for different activities at each of the Learning Through Play Family Days.
Registration is required and includes three session blocks, parking and entrance into the Duke Energy Children’s Museum, Cincinnati History Museum and Museum of Natural History & Science.
Students (with valid ID): $30
Admission to Family Days is free for Members or included with the Discovery Pass
|Under 1 yr:||FREE|
Members receive discounts! Become a Member today to save on programs, exhibits and films throughout CMC.
Learning Through Play is presented with the support and assistance of our partners.