We've compiled a selection of grade-appropriate offerings to make it easy for you to browse Academy opportunities and classroom resources.

Distance Learning Programs for Your Class

Selected Science Lesson Plans

Notice and Wonder


© nutmeg 66

How can you turn a snail, worm, or roly-poly into an object of inquiry for a young learner? Ask a few questions!

Jungle Layers

Jungle monkey

© Luke Mackin

What are the different layers in a rainforest? Learn about them with a fun Jungle Layers song!

What Would Happen?


© Cletus Lee

You can make and test predictions using the simplest of invertebrates.

Make Your Own Antelope Horns


© JokeKok

With just a few supplies from home, you can make a twisty set of bongo antelope horns in a heartbeat.

What Color is Your Leaf?


Students head outside to look closely for patterns of leaves in a shady environment vs. a sunny environment.

Programs for Your Field Trip to the Academy

Sun, Moon, and Stars


© Callum Hayton

This show is offered most Mondays and Fridays at 10:30 am throughout the school year.

School Field Trips

SchoolBus_MarioSánchezPrada school field trip ideas

© Mario Sánchez Prada

Field trips are available for California students, grades preK-12, attending with their classroom teacher.

Classroom Kits for Bay Area Teachers

Professional Learning for You

NGSS Demystified

NGSS Demystified Banner

Need help with planning professional development around the Next Generation Science Standards? Look no further.

Teacher Workshop Catalog

Skulls workshop

Check out the range of workshops we have offered recently. Contact us to provide PD for your school team!

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