Under Construction: Building Careers

Under Construction: Building Careers

This exhibit showcases the green technology used in the Sustainability Institute Hall (home of the Golisano Institute for Sustainability) building at RIT– from start to finish. It also highlights the careers necessary to complete the project from start to finish.


  • Kindergarten
  • Weather and Climate: PS3.B
  • Interdependent Relationships in Ecosystems: Animals, Plants, and Their Environment: ESS3.C, ESS3.A
  • 3rd Grade
  • Engineering & Design: ETS1-2, ETS1.A, ETS1.C
  • Forces and Interactions: PS2.B
  • 4th Grade
  • Energy: PS3.A, PS3-2, PS3.D, PS3.B
  • Engineering & Design: ETS1-2, ETS1.A, ETS1.C
  • Earth Systems: Processes that Shape the Earth: ESS3.A
  • 5th Grade
  • Space Systems: Stars and the Solar System: PS2-1, PS2.B
  • Engineering & Design: ETS1-2, ETS1.A, ETS1.C
  • Structures and Properties of Matter: PS1.B
  • Earth’s Systems: ESS3.C
  • 6th Grade - 8th Grade
  • Energy: PS3-6, PS3.B
  • Structure and Properties of Matter: PS1.A
  • 9th Grade - 12th Grade
  • Engineering & Design: ETS1-3, ETS1.A, ETS1.B
  • Energy: PS3.D, PS3.B, PS3.A
  • Human Sustainability: ESS3.A, ESS3.C

Subjects: Physical Sciences
Program Type: Permanent Exhibition
Supporting Curriculum Materials:

Educator Guide Activity Guide: PreK-2 Activity Guide: Grades 3-5 

Where is it?

Museum & Science Center

When is it?

Days Available: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
Earliest Start Time: 9am

Who Should Attend?

Grades: Pre K, Kindergarten, 1st Grade, 2nd Grade, 3rd Grade, 4th Grade, 5th Grade, 6th Grade, 7th Grade, 8th Grade, 9th Grade

How Much Does It Cost?

Cost: Permanent galleries are included (availability varies) with Museum Group Admission: $7 per person; 1 free adult with every 5 students; RMSC Member adults free

How To Book?

Call: 585.697.1942

Need More Information?

Name: Member & Visitor Services
Phone: 585-697-1942

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