Materials Science in the Classroom

Presented throughout the state, Materials Science from CU classroom programs are based on physical science topics that are used as an introduction to the world of materials science. Students in grades 5-9 use this inquiry-based curriculum and hands-on activities to learn about interdisciplinary topics.

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more than 2,200 programs delivered
to 86,000 students since 1998.

Science Discovery

Statewide Classroom Presentations & Assembly Programs

These programs, designed to facilitate interactive study through audience participation and experiments, feature museum collections, live organisms, and science equipment. Program content and activities supplement existing curriculum and support Colorado Content Standards. The opportunity to see and touch the "real thing" enlivens classroom learning, thereby engaging students and developing their understanding first-hand. Grades: PreK-12 & Adult


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Science Discovery Program Guide


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