Homeschool

Homeschool Adventures

Join our new 4-week series, Homeschool Adventures! In this child drop-off program, each weekly experience explores concepts of STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Math) through creative, hands-on explorations. During each series, we scaffold our adventures from week to week, adding a deep-dive, interactive component/experience to your homeschool curriculum.

For more information, check out the Homeschool Adventures FAQ sheet

Advanced registration and payment required. Registration links available soon in chart below.

Fee per Homeschooler: $65 Amazeum members/$75 nonmembers

Each Homeschool Adventures series is designed for ages 6-11. 

Series Themes Series Descriptions Dates and Times Registration
World Traveler Pack your bags and let’s go on an adventure! We’ll discover a different country's culture, music, and architecture each week. January 4, 11, 18, 25, 2023
1:30-3:30pm
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January 5, 12, 19, 26, 2023
10am-12pm
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Mind Games It is not magic, it is science! We will investigate the science of light, color and optical illusions You will also learn about lenses and how our eye and brain work together to make sense of what you see. February 1, 8, 15, 22, 2023
1:30-3:30pm
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February 2, 9, 16, 23, 2023
10am-12pm
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Eco-Explorers Calling all young scientists! Let’s take a closer look at what makes plants and nature so unique, including performing a flower and seed dissection, experimenting with water chemistry, and more! April 5, 12, 19, 26, 2023
1:30-3:30pm
opens here soon! 
April 6, 13, 20, 27, 2023
10am-12pm
opens here soon! 

NEW! Make It Yourself: Homeschool Edition

The Maker movement empowers the next generation of inventors...YOU! Make It Yourself: Homeschool Edition gives pre-teens and teens the tools to learn new skills, explore their creative ideas and discover new passions. In the 3M Tinkering Workshop, pre-teens will engage in a variety of hands-on projects that explore both traditional and high-tech tools, materials and technologies. You will progressively develop new skills each week as you Make It Yourself!

Advanced registration and payment required. Registration links available in chart below.

Fee per person: $65 Amazeum members/$75 nonmembers

Each Make It Yourself series is designed for ages 10-14. 

Series Theme Series Description Date and Time  Registration
Printmaking Unleash your creativity through printmaking! In the series, you will look at the history of printmaking and get hands-on experience with three different printmaking methods: screen printing, linocuts and stamping. 

February 1, 8, 15, 22, 2023

1:30-3:30pm

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Maker Fashion Let your imagination take the lead in the ultimate maker challenge! Dream up and design your own attire from creative materials, disassembled devices and repurposed pieces to design an ingenious new piece of wearable art.

April 5, 12, 19, 26, 2023

1:30-3:30pm

registration opens here soon

Resources

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Amazeum Exhibits

Educational Resources
Camps
Early Learner Programs

The Amazeum wants to hear from you directly about how we can serve you and the Homeschool community better. Your voices, ideas, and suggestions for programming, and other ways that the Amazeum can be a resource for you are very important to us. Please send your ideas to homeschoolresources@amazeum.org.