Homeschool Classes

Homeschool families can enjoy science classes and workshops offered in Discovery Place Science's state-of-the-art labs and classrooms. Programs geared towards different age groups are all scheduled on the same day so siblings can each experience unique, educationally appropriate content.

Grades 5 - 8

Workshop: Human Anatomy with Dissections

Discover how the body is divided into different systems and the organs that belong to them

Grades 5 - 8

Friday, March 03

Grades 5 - 8

Workshop: 3D Drawing & Printing

Utilize 3D drawing software and a rapid prototype machine to duplicate a real-world object

Grades 5 - 8

Friday, March 03

Grades K - 2

Everything Matters

Observe and discover the properties of solids, liquids and gases

Grades K - 2

Monday, March 06

Grades 3 - 5

Force and Motion

Experiment with Newton’s Laws of Motion through a variety of hands-on activities

Grades 3 - 5

Monday, March 06

Grades 6 - 8

Cycles of Nature

Investigate the process of photosynthesis and evaluate living systems

Grades 6 - 8

Monday, March 06

Grades K - 2

Structure's Important

Use various building materials and tools to make different strong structures

Grades K - 2

Monday, March 20

Grades 6 - 8

Climate Change

Learn more about weather systems and greenhouse gases through inquiry-based activities

Grades 6 - 8

Monday, March 20

Grades 3 - 5

Architectural Engineering

Discover more about the world of engineering as you complete a series of building challenges

Grades 3 - 5

Monday, March 20

Grades K - 2

I Like to Move It, Move It

Discover how objects move while exploring force and motion

Grades K - 2

Monday, April 03

Grades 3 - 5

Hot and Cold

Use your bare hands to cause a color change and make a liquid boil

Grades 3 - 5

Monday, April 03

Grades 6 - 8

Beginner’s Zoology

Gain an introduction to differentiating taxonomic groups

Grades 6 - 8

Monday, April 03

Grades K - 2

Senses of Science

Learn how our eyes and ears work, how our skin detects touch and how smell and taste react together

Grades K - 2

Monday, April 17

Grades 3 - 5

Earth and Space

Blast into space and learn more about the solar system

Grades 3 - 5

Monday, April 17

Grades 6 - 8

Mammal Study

Learn all about the world of mammals and how researchers study them in the wild

Grades 6 - 8

Monday, April 17

Grades K - 2

Can You Hear Me?

Explore through fun experiments how sound travels

Grades K - 2

Monday, May 01

Grades 3 - 5

Basic Robotics

Turn a box of parts into a working ambulatory robot that performs a set task

Grades 3 - 5

Monday, May 01

Grades 6 - 8

Life Under the Lens

Use various microscopes to see the difference between plant and animal cells

Grades 6 - 8

Monday, May 01

Grades K - 2

Smorgasbord of Science

Explore a sampling of physics, gravity and energy experiments

Grades K - 2

Monday, May 15

Grades 3 - 5

Colorful Light

Learn all about light and how it can be refracted, reflected and absorbed

Grades 3 - 5

Monday, May 15

Grades 6 - 8

Infection Connections

Gain a better understanding of how infectious diseases spread through a variety of inquiry-based activities

Grades 6 - 8

Monday, May 15

Grades K - 2

Inside Me

Take a closer look at all the different systems that keep your body moving

Grades K - 2

Monday, June 05

Grades 3 - 5

Electricity and Magnetism

Discover how magnets interact with other objects through electrifyingly fun activities

Grades 3 - 5

Monday, June 05

Grades 6 - 8

Ins and Outs of H20

Dive in and learn all about water and its amazing characteristics

Grades 6 - 8

Monday, June 05

Grades K - 2

Eat What?

Learn how to make smart choices in the foods you eat

Grades K - 2

Monday, June 19

Grades 3 - 5

Circuits

Complete the circuit through a variety of hands-on challenges

Grades 3 - 5

Monday, June 19

Grades 6 - 8

Forensics

Exercise your powers of deduction to solve the crime

Grades 6 - 8

Monday, June 19