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Forces of Nature

Forces of Nature

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: Physical Sciences, Social Studies, Earth Science
Program Type: Permanent Exhibition
NYS Standards:

  • Pre-K:
    Physical Sciences: PS4.A, PS3.C, PS2.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.
  • 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.A.
  • 3rd Grade:
    Forces and Interactions: PS2.B, PS2.A.
  • 4th Grade:
    Energy: PS3-2, PS3.B, PS3.A.
  • 6-8 Grade:
    Energy: PS3.A.
    Forces: PS2.A, PS2.B.
  • 9-12 Grade:
    Energy: PS3.B, PS3.C.
    History of the Earth: PS1.C

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

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, 10th Grade, 11th Grade, 12th Grade

How Much Does It Cost?

Cost: Permanent galleries are included (availability varies) with Museum Group Admission: $8 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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