Meet a Scientist

meet a scientist


Suggested for grades 3–12
60 minutes
$14 per student
A professional scientist talks to your students about research and collections—showing pictures of exciting field research, exploring real objects from museum collections, and answering questions from your students. After the presentation, your students take away a Museum Quest workbook to guide their own science investigation in the exhibition halls.

Ecology Topics
  • Amphibians 
  • Birds 
  • Plants 
  • Insects 
  • Mammals 
  • Snails 
Geology Topics
  • Geology 
  • Minerals 
  • Vertebrate Paleontology 
Cultural Topics
  • Anthropology 

Meet a Scientist programs are completed for the school year and will resume in September, 2014. Please stay tuned for a calendar of options.