KEVAPlanks

KEVAPlanks

Exercise student's mathematical and creative-thinking muscles as they engineer structures of their own design using thousands of these amazingly balanced wooden KEVA planks.

 

Please note that this is a longterm but temporary exhibit, so it may not always be available to view.

 

Subjects: Engineering & Design, Physical Sciences, Earth Science, Technology & Applications of Science
Program Type: Permanent Exhibition
Supporting Curriculum Materials:

Educator Guide: 

  • Technology
  • Art
  • Social Studies
  • Math & Science
  • Activities and Tips
  • Language Arts
  • Early Childhood
  • National Standards

NYS Standards:
  • Kindergarten
    Engineering and Design: ETS1.B
  • 1st Grade
    Engineering and Design: ETS1.B
  • 2nd Grade
    Structure and Properties of Matter: PS1-3, PS1.A
    Engineering and Design: ETS1.B
  • 3rd Grade
    Engineering and Design: ETS1.A
  • 4th Grade
    Engineering and Design: ETS1.A
  • 5th Grade
    Engineering and Design: ETS1.A
  • 6th Grade - 8th Grade
    Engineering and Design: ETS1.B, ETS1.C

NGSS Keywords: Engineering & Design, Physical Sciences, the Arts


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: 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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