Science & Stories

Two Women Talking in Science and Stories Workshop

Make STEM approachable, fun, and interdisciplinary by pairing it with your favorite children’s books.

Learn how to engage children and families in the process of science through high quality children’s books. In any Science & Stories workshop, The Franklin Institute’s expert Professional Development team will guide you through the process of engaging students and their caregivers in making observations and predictions, asking questions, and testing ideas using children’s books and hands-on science activities.

CORE WORKSHOPS (5 hours each) 

Sessions are customizable for preschool educators, elementary educators, librarians, or out-of-school-time professionals to suit the science themes and grade levels most appropriate for your students.

Balance* | Sound* | Wind & Air* | Light & Shadows* | Water* | Measurement* | Magnets | Structures | Engineering | The Process of Science

*available for preschool ages

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