Gulf Coast Exploreum Science Center of Mobile,AL

Teacher Resources


Teachers, the Gulf Coast Exploreum Science Center is here to be a resource for you! The links below can help you to better prepare for a visit to the Exploreum, or you can use the information to perform your own science demonstrations in the classroom or at home. If you have any questions, please call us at 251-208-6818.

AMSTI

The Gulf Coast Exploreum Science Center now offers four AMSTI workshops for science teachers, grades K – 12. Teachers will earn Professional Development Credits for participation in these free day-long workshops.

Please contact Haley Freeman for specific training dates and registration information at hfreeman@exploreum.com  or 251-208-6818.

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Airbus Principles of Flight

Middle and high school teachers, strap in and let your imaginations take flight! Learn the basics of aeronautics and how your students will participate in the correlating Principles of Flight Exploration workshop. This workshop includes interactive STEM education for grades 6 to 12.

 

LittleBITS: Build Something That Does Something

Teachers of middle and high school students get ready to take circuits to a whole new level! LittleBits are simple, small blocks that make engineering complicated circuits fun, easy and educational. The simplicity of the design takes the students’ ingenuity and challenges them to think both logically and creatively.

 

Global Soundscapes

Middle and high school teachers, you will not believe your ears! Global Soundscapes is presented as a live and interactive performance in the IMAX/giant screen theater. The show takes you on an ear-opening journey into the science of sound and the exciting new field of soundscape technology.

 

Exploreum 101

In this workshop teachers will get a comprehensive introduction into program development and techniques that the Gulf Coast Exploreum utilizes to maximize learning through hands on STEM activities. Participants will directly encounter operations and the process that is used to develop resource minded programming.

 

Book Your Fieldtrip

Download the Field Trip Guide to learn all about the Exploreum’s field trip options!

 

Contacting the Exploreum                                 
Three easy ways to contact us:

Phone: 251-208-6880 or 877-625-4FUN

Email: studentgroups@exploreum.com

Fax: 251-208-6889