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Light and Waves

Light and Waves

Explore how light waves interact with one another and other objects to affect what we see. Learn about different careers in the field of optics and the types of work they do. The 50 minute experience includes hands-on experiments in both a classroom and in the Illumination exhibition.


Program Type: Guided Science Museum Experiences
NYS Standards:

  • PS4.A Wave Properties
  • PS4.B Electromagnetic Radiation
  • PS4.C Information Technologies and Instrumentation
  • ETS1.A Defining and Delimiting an Engineering Problem

Where is it?

Museum & Science Center

When is it?

Days Available: thursday
Start Date: 10/10/2019
End Date: 06/11/2020
Program Length: 50 min.
Earliest Start Time: 10am

Who Should Attend?

Grades: 6th Grade, 7th Grade, 8th Grade
Minimum Attendence: 8
Maximum Attendence: 25

How Much Does It Cost?

Cost: Museum Group Admission: $8 per person; PLUS: $3 additional per person program charge; 1 free adult with every 5 students; RMSC Member Adults free
Minimum Student Charge: $15

How To Book?

Call: 585.697.1942
Reservation Timeframe: 3 Wks

Need More Information?

Name: Member & Visitor Services
Phone: 585.697.1942

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