Classroom Presentations - Grade 6

Classroom presentations are 1 hour unless indicated.
Maximum of 30 students per presentation.

All About Flight

  • Air and Aerodynamics
  • Flight

How are aircrafts able to take flight? As engineers, students build gliders and other flying machines while learning about the properties of air and aerodynamics.

Space Focus

  • Sky Science

Take a journey through the history of space discoveries and explore the optics tehind telescopes with a viewing of Two Small Pieces of Glass in our mobile planetarium. Students will also build their very own telescope to take home!

Heavenly Bodies

  • Sky Science
  • Greece: An Ancient Civilization

What can you see in the night sky? As backyard astronomers, students observe a variety of celestial phenomena during this presentation. The night sky is recreated inside our mobile planetarium where students learn to navigate their way through the constellations.

Forensics Lab

  • Evidence and Investigation

A crime has occurred and Science in Motion needs your students’ help! Students will act as forensic scientists by  analyzing soil samples, comparing tire tread patterns, and using a fingerprint fuming chamber to help capture the prime suspect. The game is afoot!