Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays at 11am
Groups up to 250 students
$3 Per Student
Chaperones and teachers free
This program must be booked at least 2 weeks in advance.
K — 8th
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How are hot air, pressure, tornadoes and lightning part of the dynamic forces of weather? Your group will be blown away when you experience weather OMSI-style with our flaming tornado and indoor lightning.
OMSI’s stage programs bring concepts to life with thought-provoking demonstrations and audience participation. While the minimum number is 60 students, smaller groups are welcome to register for programs reserved by another group or pay the $180 minimum.
This program takes place in the OMSI Auditorium. Combine this program with a field trip to the museum.
A minimum of 2 weeks' advance notice is required for all registration requests. If you have questions, please contact us at 503.797.4661 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
- 3.1P.1 —
- Compare and contrast the properties of states of matter.
- 3.2E.1 —
- Identify Earth as a planet and describe its seasonal weather patterns of precipitation and temperature.
- 5.2E.1 —
- Explain how the energy from the sun affects Earth’s weather and climate.
- 6.2E.1 —
- Explain the water cycle and the relationship to landforms and weather.