Art Gallery

IMG_6517a

Messy art, programmed art and displayed art designed by children and other artists. Experiment with paint, rainbows, light, mobiles and more!

Build Gallery

      Building_Thinker_Linkers (1)   Camper_Building

Construct amazing towers, bridges and architectural masterpieces with a variety of blocks, wood, tools and grand scale building materials! Exploring geometric shapes creates pathways for algebra and geometry.

Careers Gallery

IMG_9383 IMG_6501 The Doctor is in Chef

Investigate body systems, examine animals, own a restaurant or car repair shop! Children take x-rays, repair rusty mufflers, create recipes and learn about their brain! Take turns being owner, physician, employee and customer, working together to simulate a small, active economy.

 

Grain Gallery

unnamed-3 IMG_6634 IMG_6635a

Children measure, pour, shovel, lift, hoist and transport grain on conveyor belts, pulleys, augers and levers (one of six installations in the world!) High tech video monitors replicate an actual Kansas grain harvest. Educational displays feature the importance of Kansas grain to the Kansas and world economies.

Certified Outdoor Classroom

 NE_LOGO w brtag.color [Converted01]

Click here to see our Outdoor Classroom!

Grow 

IMG_6685a  IMG_6548  IMG_6556

Active toddlers keep busy with the fantasy playhouse that they design, a puzzle garden, a sensory table, ball play, a climber and wall interactives.

Little Sprouts Infant Area

 playtime_02

Padded floors, color, texture, mirrors, mobiles, cubbies for crawling, exploring and pulling to stand.

Moneyville

Nicky_Jaema_Victoria Bordelon

Computer simulations and hands-on games focus on balancing a budget, the “real” cost of credit, and the value of saving, sharing and spending.

Science Gallery

playtime_03 IMG_6504 Plamsa Globe! Vertical_Wind_Tube_1

Exciting and challenging opportunities for scientific inquiry and experimentation. Flying machine, amazing air mazes, plasma globe, Bernoulli blowers, wind tube, experiment tables and more!

Flo-Graphix

 Flo_Graphix_5

Children can explore the creativity using fluorescent geometric shapes and black lights. Little ones can learn their letters, numbers, shape and colors, while the big kids create elaborate designs and stories.