Elements of the Extreme

Elements of the Extreme

Journey through the most powerful forces on the planet as students discover how incredible adaptations to the unique properties of earth, fire, air and water enable life on our planet to survive and thrive.

Subjects: Earth Systems, Physical Sciences, the Arts, Social Studies, Life Science
Program Type: Limited Time Exhibition

Where is it?

Museum & Science Center

When is it?

Days Available: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
Start Date: 11/11/2016
End Date: 04/22/2017
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, 10th Grade, 11th Grade, 12th 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

Other Information

  • Pre-K
    • Physical Sciences: PS1-1, PS1.A, PS4.A, PS3.C, PS3.B, PS2.A
    • Life Sciences: LS1.D, LS1.A
  • Kindergarten
    • Forces and Interactions: Pushes and Pulls: PS3.C, PS2.A
    • Weather and Climate: PS3.B
    • Forces and Interactions: Pushes and Pulls: PS2.B
    • Matter and Its Interactions: PS1.A
  • 1st Grade
    • Waves: Light and Sound: PS4.A
    • Structure, Function, and Information Processing: LS1.D, LS1.A
    • Time, Continuity, and Change: 8a
    • Economic Systems: 9c
  • 2nd Grade
    • Earth’s Systems: Processes that Shape the Earth: ESS2-3, ESS2.C, ESS2-2, ESS2.B, ESS2.A, ESS1.C
    • Structure and Properties of Matter: PS1.B, PS1.A
  • 3rd Grade
    • Forces and Interactions: PS2.B, PS2.A
    • Interdependent Relationships in Ecosystems: LS4.C
  • 4th Grade
    • Energy: PS3-2, PS3.B, PS3.A
    • Structure, Function and Information Processing: LS1.A
    • Earth Systems: Processes that Shape the Earth: ESS2.B
  • 5th Grade
    • Space Systems: Stars and the Solar System: PS2-1, PS2.B
    • Structure and Properties of Matter: PS1.A
  • 6th Grade - 8th Grade
    • Energy: PS3.A
    • Forces: PS2.A, PS2.B
    • Chemical Reactions: PS1.A, PS1.B
    • Structure and Properties of Matter: PS1.A, PS1.B
    • Natural selection and Adaptations: LS4.C
    • Earth’s Systems: ESS2.B, ESS2.C
  • 9th Grade - 12th Grade
    • Energy: PS3.B, PS3.D
    • Forces and Interactions: PS2.B
    • Structure and Properties of Matter: PS1.A
    • Chemical Reactions: PS1.A
    • Matter and Energy in Organisms and Ecosystems: LS2.B
    • Interdependent Relationships in Ecosystems: LS1.C
    • History of the Earth: ESS2.B

NGSS Keywords: Life Sciences, Structure & Function, Plants & Animals, Organisms, Physical Sciences, Waves, Earth Systems, States of Matter, Forces, Energy

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