Mover & Shaker
The Mover and Shaker space allows your child learn about energy, motion, and . This exhibit space includes Go Power...Naturally, and Be Your Own Scientist.
What We're Learning
- Energy Uses
- Alternative Energy Sources
- Technology Use
Be Your Own Scientist
Inviting children to embody the role of scientist with role play props and a child-designed geo board featuring their STE(a)M capabilities.
SUNY Poly CMOST's interactive energy exhibit Go Power ... Naturally! teaches kids about new green energy technologies, energy pathways and transformations. This exhibit features a solar house, an wind power display, and an alternative fuels installation.
NYS Curriculum Standards
- MST 1 - Scientific Inquiry
- MST 2 - Information Systems
- MST 4 - The Physical Setting Key Idea 1, 2
- MST 6 - Interconnectedness: Common Themes Key Idea 1, 2
Make It & Take It - Visit SUNY Poly CMOST to learn about the engineering concepts behind everyday objects. Children will be able to engage in a hands-on engineering challenge! No pre-registration required, activity included with museum admission. Recommended for ages 5+. Please visit our detailed calendar for exact dates & activities offered.
Science Cart Demos - Join SUNY Poly CMOST educators as we experiment and investigate science together with you. These presentations explore a variety of scientific concepts from live animal ecology to nanotechnology and more! Approximately 20 minutes in length and recommended for grades K-12 and adults. Free with Museum Admission. Please visit our Detailed Calendar and click 'Daily Schedule' for exact times this presentation is offered.
Educators: Reserve a Field Trip!