The Science Center curriculum focuses on STEM education with an emphasis on the E (engineering); providing engineering activities/lessons for students in grades kindergarten through sixth grade. Engineering is Elementary units from The Museum of Boston are used for planning the units and their engineering design projects. Science concepts and skills are integrated with engineering skills to produce hands-on experiences for learning. Technology lessons are included to enhance and report on student’s success. Activity-based learning motivates, provides excitement, and encourages interest for science, which can stimulate students to pursue further learning in science and engineering.
The Science Center program provides 2 units of study to all students in grades K – 6 during six half-day visits.