runs Jan 13 - April 11, 2014
Getting Over Geography Discover how landscapes influenced the way people traveled, traded, and entertained themselves along the Silk Road.
Insects and Biodiversity - Explore L.A.'s biodiversity through bugs and introduce classification.
How Old is the Earth? Introduce Earth's history through vocabulary building, observation and discussion.
Lighting Up the Gem & Mineral Hall Discover the properties of light by examining their interaction with gems and minerals.
Super Selection Examine natural selection and conduct a research project to explore what selection pressures might have influenced the evolution of a particular species represented in this exhibit.
Modern Detectives for an Ancient World Use observations to form a hypotheses and then revise it based on new evidence and research.
Dinosaurs and Definitions Through a research project, examine vocabulary using context to infer the meaning of new words.
Shaping Dinosaurs Use dinosaurs as a topic to understand tessellations and how to calculate area and perimeter.