Virtual Field Trips

Join The Magic House for an interactive learning experience – Virtual Field Trips!  With the help of technology, preschool to Grade 5 students will enjoy a field trip to The Magic House without ever leaving their classroom or home. Each session features 30 minutes of live, interactive exploration of a topic and exhibit, specifically designed to align with national and state academic standards. No permission slips required! Reservation times listed are Central Time Zone.

In advance of each virtual field trip, teachers will receive supporting documents to prepare for the fun-filled experience.

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Three Little Pigs Design Challenge (Preschool)

Featuring the classic story The Three Little Pigs, preschoolers are invited to join us for an interactive virtual field trip experience where they won’t huff or puff, but they might just blow us away with their ideas! In this new field trip experience, preschoolers will create unique solutions to a hands-on design thinking challenge using simple supplies.

Shape Cityscapes (Preschool)

Featuring the story City Shapes by Diana Murray, preschoolers are invited to join us for an interactive virtual field trip experience where they will discover the shapes that build the world around them. In this new field trip experience preschoolers will cut geometric shapes, paste and design their own vibrant cityscape using simple supplies.

Zoom into STEAM: Move It (Kindergarten – Grade 2)

Let’s get moving! Students will take a closer look and discover the science behind how we make objects move. This program is packed with engaging interactive STEAM demonstrations curated to support Missouri grade-level expectations. This new virtual program is designed to nurture young learner’s natural curiosity in the forces that power our world. 

Design Challenge (Kindergarten – Grade 5)

Each field trip begins with an introduction to the design thinking process, so important to STEM learning today. Then the fun begins as students are given a design challenge to individually complete at their own workspaces using just paper, glue, chalk, markers and scissors. The program features a facilitated grade-level specific challenge designed to support Missouri grade-level expectations. 

Scientist Says: Supercharged (Grade 3 – 5)

We’re amped up for this new offering! The fundamentals of electricity and magnetism will come to light during this interactive program. Included is an investigation of conductors, insulators and circuits. Students will be energized as they explore electricity, magnets and even electromagnets!