Archive: Museum Partners

End of Summer Interactive Museum Fun!

Summer is almost over! So, it’s time to shift back into school mode. Now that camp is wrapping up here at EDMO™, we’re kicking off our School Year Programs for 2019-20. Similarly, one way families can ease kids’ transition back to the classroom is by spending a few hours together doing something that is both fun and educational: visiting an …

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Save The Planet With New Small Change App

Why Us? At Camp EDMO™ we want to save the planet. It’s obvious when you take a look at what we do. For starters, our maker-infused STEAM & SEL programs are based on three main thematic areas: science, technology and nature. To wrap it up, we view all three of those through the lens of sustainability. When we design our …

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What Big Teeth You Have – Fun Science for Kids!

Ever thought you’d get to see dinosaurs roaming the groves of San Francisco’s Golden Gate Park? You can! The California Academy of Sciences is presenting Dino Days now through May 5, where you can step into their East Garden—and 66 million years into the past. The dinos are life sized, they move, blink and even roar. There are lots of different …

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Encouraging Connectedness

Feeling connected to a social group and to nature is good for us, science says. It increases our individual emotional and physical health, and also the well being of planet Earth and our species as a whole. There is even evidence that “the roots of lifelong happiness…stretch back into childhood,” where social connectedness has been found to play a more …

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The Community Classroom

The learning process is most often associated with a set of indoor locations, i.e. classrooms, lecture halls, workshops, etc. Today, we want to add another location to that list, our own communities. With grass roots initiatives and a call to action on a local level for change reaching a fever pitch across the nation, there is no better time to step out of our …

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A Rainy Day Survival Kit

A Rainy Day Survival Kit – From The Museum of Craft and Design With the weather the way it’s been lately, parents everywhere need to be prepared for more indoor play! Put together a basic “Rainy Day Kit” and you’ll be ready when you hear anyone complain that they’re bored. Make sure your kit is age-appropriate, in terms of safety, …

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