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  • STEM at Home

    Discover science and connect to the natural world while staying safe and healthy at home!

    Check out our virtual programming schedule and browse through our list of resources, activities, crafts, videos, and more to help continue to bring science into your world.

  • Fall 2020 Programs

    Let our in-person outreach programs or virtual distance learning programs provide a COVID-safe educational experience for your school or community group! We have modified some of our most popular programs to address the health and safety of all our community. These updated programs still allow students to be engaged in hands-on, high-energy learning experiences in science, technology and nature while maintaining a safe environment for everyone.

  • Field Trip

    More than 250 interactive science, technology, energy and health exhibits await students of all ages.  We’re experts at making sure that bringing your group to the Museum is smooth sailing all the way. Discounted admission for groups of 20 or more!

  • ScienceWorks

    Your students become scientists during our ScienceWorks Labs. All programs align with National Science Education Standards, Next Generation Science Standards, Michigan Grade Level Content Expectations and Common Core State Standards. Labs are available year-round for preschool to middle school students and are led by an instructor.

  • Outreach

    Our Outreach staff brings the Museum to you—at schools, libraries, community centers, and festivals—by delivering hands-on programming customized to your schedule and curriculum interests.

  • Distance Learning

    Experience live, interactive Ann Arbor Hands-On Museum programs right in your classroom! Our educators use videoconferencing technology to share science and math activities with your students, engaging them in a dynamic, hands-on learning experience.

  • Scouts

    The best place for Scouts to explore STEAM! 

  • Summer Camp

    Through the Unity in Learning partnership, Ann Arbor Hands-On Museum, Leslie Science & Nature Center, and Yankee Air Museum now offer families incredible day camps at two fantastic locations in Ann Arbor and Belleville.

  • Birthday Parties

    We know how important birthdays are, and while we are not offering our traditional in-person birthday parties, we are happy to help make yours special! We are offering special outdoor in-person birthday experiences for you this year, or you can also consider our virtual distance learning opportunities or even consider booking one of our wildlife to zoom into your party virtually!

Back to Programs

Teacher Resource - Videos (K-12th)

Crash Course Kids Channel on YouTube

This channel includes many short videos about science concepts including engineering, matter, ecosystems, gravity, and the sun. All videos relate directly to 5th grade next generation science standards, but are useful for many ages.

Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum

This page includes articles, videos and podcasts about flight, planetary science, space, STEM careers, and more! These resources are designed for K-12 students.

How Things Fly

Check out this site for videos and activities all related to flight and the forces of lift, drag, thrust, and weight.

Discover the Forest

Easy, family-friendly activities to help you enjoy the outdoors. Great for students of all ages.


This site has engaging games and videos for students of all ages covering pretty much every topic.

Ann Arbor District Library and AADL on Youtube

The Ann Arbor District has lots of digital resources for kids and adults, including story time videos on their YouTube page, crafty activities, and the Bummer Game, a scavenger hunt through the library’s digital catalog. They offer live programs every day on their YouTube page.

U.S. Forest Service

Online activities celebrating the outdoors for students of all ages.

Teacher Resource - Videos (K-12th)

STEM at Home


General Audience, K-2nd, 3-5th, 6-8th, 9-12th

Earth and Space Sciences, Engineering, Natural Sciences, Physical Sciences

Still not sure we have the experience you want?

Visit unityinlearning.org to open a gateway to hands-on discovery, exploration of the natural world, and experiences that take flight.

Through the Unity in Learning partnership with the Ann Arbor Hands-On MuseumLeslie Science and Nature Center, and Yankee Air Museum we provide over 100 different  programs at our facilities, on site at your location, or through interactive video conferencing.