Corpus Christi Museum of Science & History

Focus Programs

These two hour educational programs focus on a specific topic of science or history.  All programs are TEKS aligned, and can fit perfectly into your lesson plans.

Cost: $8 per student

To schedule a visit and focus program at the Museum call 361-826-4667 or email CCmuseum@cctexas.com. All programs need to be scheduled at least 14 days prior to your visit.

Available Topics

CSI – Solve a crime at the museum. Forensics comes to life with DNA experiments, finger printing and more.
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Earthworks – Rock out to a program unearthing the geology of our area and how weather and people affect it.
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Gross Anatomy (this program costs $18 per student) – Every animal has a body that is perfect for their lifestyle.  Examine anatomy and the body systems of different animals by engaging in a real dissection.

Gross Anatomy program costs $18 per student since it includes an actual dissection.
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Jurassic Journey – Are dinosaurs really extinct?  Dig up an adventure as we look at the plants and animals of the past – even some dinosaurs!

Let’s Move! – Wiggle your way into different types of movement and build simple machines we use every day.
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Mix it Up! – Break out the goggles and dive in as we explore the bubbling, fizzing, smoking world of chemistry.
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Science Explorers –  Not all science geeks become –ologists.  Explore the many different possibilities.
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Shock Value – Sparks will fly as we see how to harness electricity and magnetic energy  .
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Six Flags Over Texas – Texas has a long and storied history, explore the different eras of the Republic.
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Technology Then and Now – Did people actually live without cell phones?  Examine your tech lifestyle compared to your ancestors’.

Weather World! – It’s raining, it’s pouring . . . but how does weather work?  Search the atmosphere and explore the world’s weather systems.
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Web it Out! – Think you stand on top of the food chain?  Get gobbled up and take a look at where everything fits in these food webs.
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Space Exploration – Ever wonder what’s out there?! Discover the whole universe just outside our atmosphere and the principals that shape our galaxy and beyond.  The experience includes a program in our brand new planetarium.

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Additional Notes:

  • For every 10 paid students, the group is entitled to one free chaperone. Each additional chaperone is $6.
  • Boxed lunches may be purchased for an additional charge of $6 each.
  • Gift Shop goodie bags can be prepared ahead of time for each student for $5.

 

See a program you like but can’t come to the Museum? We can bring the program to you. Cost is $250 a program.