Little Engineers is a hands-on STEM enrichment program that introduces children to science and engineering through creativity and fun. Our child-centered classes build school-ready skills by encouraging observation, communication, and problem solving.
Each session lasts four weeks and is designed for children ages 3-5 with accompanying adult.
Wednesday 9-10 AM
Price (4 classes):
$65 (member/active military)
Session 1: Fun with Forces
January 10 - 17 - 24 - 31
New year, new science class: come join us as we experiment with gravity, friction, magnetism, and so much more!
Session 2: Super Simple Machines
February 7 - 14 - 21 - 28
Get ready to investigate screws, gears, and levers! We’ll tinker with wheels and wedges, and explore with planes and pulleys. Be ready to build!
Session 3: Need for Speed
March 7 - 14 - 21 - 28
On your mark, get set, go! Accelerate into the museum’s newest exhibit, Speed: Science in Motion, as we take an in-depth look at racecars, physical fitness, and things that go fast.
Session 4: Bursting with Energy
April 4 - 11 - 18 - 25
What do rocket fuel, wind mills, and light bulbs have in common? Become an energy expert as we explore different types of energy and power up our creations.
Session 5: Adventures in Aviation
May 2 - 9 - 16 - 23
The sky is the limit as we experiment with objects that float, fly, and sometimes fall.
Contact the Education Department at (619) 234-8291 x119 or email by clicking here.
Can't make it to one of our classes?
Make sure to check out the Kid's Aviation Action Hangar during your visit!