Category: Education

STEM After School

STEM After School

Posted: August 25, 2022| Category: Education

The STEM Lab at the Fairbanks Museum is dedicated to applied scientific research. It’s a space where students follow their own curiosity and passion for discovery. ​This state-of-the-art lab was established in partnership with the New Hampshire Academy of Science (NHAS) to address the need in Vermont’s Northeast… Read More
Opening Minds

Opening Minds

Posted: August 12, 2022| Categories: Education, Fairbanks Museum

Education is central to what happens in and around the Museum, and our commitment to learning is growing with the Tang Science Annex. Our campus will include new classrooms and renovated spaces to encourage formal and informal learning at all ages. The teaching team at the Fairbanks Museum & Planetarium is… Read More
The Caterpillar Lab Residency

The Caterpillar Lab Residency

Posted: June 29, 2022| Category: Education

We had so much fun with The Caterpillar Lab residency! From June 16 – 20, a team from The Caterpillar Lab transformed our classroom into a functioning caterpillar rearing, researching, photographing, filming and educating facility. The residency offered visitors a chance to see live caterpillar displays that revealed the complex and surprising… Read More
Caterpillar Lab

Caterpillar Lab

Posted: May 30, 2022| Categories: Education, Observing

June 16 – 20! Join us as The Caterpillar Lab sets up not just an exhibit, but a functioning caterpillar rearing, researching, photographing, filming and educating facility in our classroom. Each day during the residency, you will be able to visit the lab-in-residence, see live caterpillar displays, take part in… Read More
Homeschool Headqarters

Homeschool Headqarters

Posted: September 20, 2021| Categories: Education, Fairbanks Museum, What's Happening

Tuesdays are for homeschool students! Homeschooling is a path toward academic achievement and consistency. Join our education team for insightful and inspiring learning that delivers core concepts and keeps students seeking more. Fairbanks Museum educators work with homeschool families to offer a range of learning activities that explore natural history, astronomy, weather… Read More
Discovery Camps

Discovery Camps

Posted: June 17, 2021| Category: Education

Summer fun @ the Fairbanks Museum! We’ve got summer covered for kids of all ages. There’s no better way to make the most long days when you’re exploring the natural world with Fairbanks Museum naturalists. Thanks to a recent Summer Matters for All grant awarded by Vermont Afterschool, we’re extended… Read More