Science Centre Singapore, KidsSTOP™ and Omni-Theatre are closed on 5 Aug and 2, 16, 23, 30 Sep 2019.

All 3 slots for Picnic Under the Planets Live Planetarium show are sold out. Thank you for your support!

WHAT TO EXPECT AT PRESCHOOL STEAM LEARNING FESTIVAL?

Look forward to an array of exciting activities at the festival! Hands-on activities and workshops are available throughout the 4 days of the festival, from 10 am to 6 pm at the individual booths.

 

  • Artsy Science by KidsSTOP™

Combine art and science to make a sonic dancer! Using simple physics concepts, children can create sounds, as well as a dancer which spins from the vibrations generated!


  • Building Confidence in Your Child through Performance Art by DSA Onstage Pte Ltd (recommended age: 4 - 7 years old)

Always wanted a learning platform for your child to be inspired and to discover their passion for performing? In this session, participants learn a mixture of dance genres, explore and learn different vocal and acting techniques. The participant will get to develop their motor skills and better hand-eye coordination as the children dance along to the music beat. 


  • Dinosaur Eva Colour Foam by Science Centre Singapore

Unleash your creativity on your favourite Dinosaur! Dinosaur Eva Colour Foam is an extended learning experience from Science Centre Singapore mid-year blockbuster, DinoQuest.


  • Electric Dough by First Code Academy (recommended for 4 - 6 years old)

Learning more about concepts of electricity with a special dough that conducts electricity! By playing with Electric Dough, students will learn various components and concepts in circuit electronics. Students will also gain better insights on how electricity works under the instructor’s guidance, and they will understand better how electronic devices work in our daily lives!

 

  • Immersive Experience in STEAM by Digital Dream 

Discover the beauty of the rainforest, be a palaeontologist or join in the moon-landing with Digital Dream!


  • Junior Pilot by Applied Learning Centre Pte Ltd (recommended for 5 - 8 years old)

Want to find out more about aeronautical engineering? Combining the concept of flight and injecting much fun, this workshop helps will introduce children to basic aeronautical concepts and learn more about the basics of flight engineering.


  • Junior Robot Locomotion by STEM Inc.

Learn to assemble a bipedal robot sculpture with materials like cardboard and LED lights.


  • My Unique 3D Space shuttle by Ivy Cubs (recommended for 4 - 6 years old)

Create your very own 3D Space shuttle with 2D shapes!

 

  • Music Tinkerer

Make some noise! Using recycled materials, explore the type of sound can we come up with.


  • Playmaker by KidsSTOP™

Wonder how a 3D Pen works? Come and explore its function and pen your own 3D keyrings with it!


  • ScratchJr by First Code Academy

Want to find out more about coding for young children? Get your hands on ScratchJr, an iPad app that teaches blocks-based programming! Children will start with basic commands then build their own fun stories and characters with the app. Be creative and bring their imagination to reality with us!


  • Tinkering by KidsSTOP™

Build your flight craft and test it out at the Wind table!

 

  • The Pangolin Experience by Republic Polytechnic (Diploma in Arts and Theatre Management)

Did you know that Pangolins are part of Singapore’s local wildlife? Come on down to our sensorial jungle trail and find out what pangolins as you go on an adventurous search for this mysterious creature!!


  • Toucan Plate Craft by Ivy Cubs (recommended for 4 - 6 years old)

Find out more about environmental contamination and how it is encroached upon by humans. Children will understand the concept of recycling and learn how to create a Toucan bird from recycled materials. This activity goes beyond this craft in a way that it teaches kids to naturally become thoughtful and more aware of the environment in our everyday life, thereby becoming Global citizens. Be a Super Earth Heroes today!


  • Maths Wizard by Applied Learning Centre Pte Ltd (recommended for 5 - 6 years old)

Learn how Mathematics can be explained in easy language through puzzles and games! In this activity helps children to enhance their cognitive skills and recognition of the shapes in the real world.


  • Viral Spiral by KidsSTOP™

Grab the markers and paper, place it on the DC motor and see what is happening?


  • 了不起的狐狸爸爸 Fantastic Mr Fox by Singapore Repertory Theatre

Observe how an excavator operates through a Diorama box! Recreate your own animal’s barrow paw and learn how animals’ paws are nature’s levers.

 

  • Learning to code with Pocky: GLICODE the future of coding education by Junior STEAM Garage

Come and get your hands on the first-ever educational app that uses advanced image recognition to turn one of the world’s most popular snacks, Pocky into code, to teach children the fundamentals of coding!

 

  • Fun with Flexo and Lego by Explorer Junior

Join us for a session of creativity and free-play through the use of unique rigid construction brick and flexible tendon. Flexo allows you to flex your imagination and invent seemingly endless designs! Flexo is also 100% compatible with LEGO® and other major brick brands -- it is the ultimate expansion pack to your brick collection!

 

  • Let’s meet your coding friend, TRUETRUE by Play Coding

Want to learn more about Computational Thinking? Meet TRUE TRUE, your best companion to coding!

 

  • Preschool STEAM Experience by Preschool Market (recommended for 2 - 8 years old)

Hop by the 4 different zones at Preschool STEAM Experience to have time of your life! Be exposed to STEAM through these zones and challenge yourself with quest using the materials provided.

  • Sustainable Art Creative Zone 
  • Architecture and Engineering Zone
  • Crayola Art Experience Zone
  • Tech and Science Zone

 

  • Music Maker (recommended for 4 - 6 years old): A Parent-child workshop

In this parent-child workshop, we will be creating acoustic instruments that generate sound using a physical force. The types of acoustic groups include percussion (hit or shaken), wind (blowing) and string (bowed or plucked).

 

Venue: The Tinkering Studio

Ticket Details:

Science Centre Members

1 Parent + 1 Child: $37.50

1 Parent + 2 Children: $56.25

 

Non-Members

1 Parent + 1 Child: $50

1 Parent + 2 Children: $75

 

Sign-up here

 

  • Light Up a Child’s Creativity through Tinkering

Calling out all educators and parents who are curious to encourage a child’s creativity through hands-on exploration. Experience a tinkering activity as a learner to explore, investigate and create. We will provide tools for educators to develop activities to be more ‘tinkerable’ and tips to keep a child’s curiosity burning alive.

Workshop objectives:

  • Discover tinkering as an approach to learning
  • Brainstorming techniques to develop tinkering activities relating to curriculum/children’s interests
  • Facilitation skills

 

Best suited for: Educators and parents for children aged 3 – 12 years old.

 

Ticket details:

$50 per participant.

*Course materials and Science Centre entrance fee is included.

 

Sign-up here.

 

Learning Pod by Preschool STEAM Learning Festival

Swing by the Learning Pod to explore more STEAM-based interactive sessions designed by our children!

Do note that some of the sessions are chargeable.

 

25 Jul, Thursday Line-up:

 

 

  • Unleash the Young Engineer by MangoSTEEMS

Be introduced to the Engineering Design Process through 2 activities that form part of the curricula developed by the Museum of Science, Boston where they empower children to become lifelong STEM learners and passionate problem solvers.

Suitable for children aged 3 to 5, and to be accompanied by their teachers.

Time: 10:30 am

RSVP for your slot today!

 

 

 

  • KidsSTOP™’s Cool(k)ing Show by KidsSTOP™

Watch a super cool science demonstration with cryogenics! This science show features experiments at sub-zero temperatures, such as concocting a cryogenic fluid from scratch and freezing items in seconds. Children will learn the basics of cryogenics, as well as the behaviour of materials at different temperatures. Do not try this at home!

Time: 12 pm

 

  • My Unique 3D Space Shuttle by Ivy Cubs

Adapting from NASA's open curriculum for older students, this Astronaut Training Program will present kids with 2D flat shapes and are challenged to turn it to a 3D model so as to create their own unique space shuttle.

Time: 3 pm

 

  • Light-up Merlion Craft by Preschool Market

Create a light-up Merlion and learn more about electricity and circuits.

Time: 4:30 pm

 

  • Coding with Matatalab by Junior STEAM Garage

Discover the fun of basic coding concepts with simple blocks without a computer.

Suitable for children aged 6 to 10 years old

Time: 1:30 pm

 

26 Jul, Friday line-up:

 

  • KidsSTOP™’s Cool(k)ing Show by KidsSTOP™

Watch a super cool science demonstration with cryogenics! This science show features experiments at sub-zero temperatures, such as concocting a cryogenic fluid from scratch and freezing items in seconds. Children will learn the basics of cryogenics, as well as the behaviour of materials at different temperatures. Do not try this at home!

Time: 4:30 pm

 

  • Light-up Merlion Craft by Preschool Market

Create a light-up Merlion and learn more about electricity and circuits.

Time: 3 pm

 

  • 我的蜡笔很神奇 --- 创意心发明 (The Crayons Adventure Story) by National Book Council

*Conducted in Mandarin*

一盒普通的蜡笔,让孩子在涂涂画画中,培养耐心和自信。

一盒七彩的蜡笔,用不同颜色和形状,启发孩子探索未知和大胆的想象。

一盒神奇的蜡笔,能让图画成真,开启孩子挡不住的创造力。

简单的小蜡笔,却能在孩子纯如画布的心灵里种下了一颗勇敢、多彩、坚定的种子!

这项活动,让一支支的蜡笔,成为孩子艺术启蒙、情绪引导、思维开发、创意展现的神奇魔术棒!

Suitable for children aged 5-6

Time: 1:30 pm.

RSVP for your slot today!

 

 

27 Jul, Saturday line-up:

 

 

  • STEM activities Made Easy: How to conduct STEM activities effectively for young children by MangoSTEEMS

Educators will learn the Engineering Design Process, and facilitate activities that cause young learners to probe, create and improve their designs, based on the research-based, standards-driven, and classroom-tested curriculum of Museum of Science, Boston that integrates engineering and technology concepts and skills with elementary science topics.

Educators of Preschoolers, Pre-K students and Kindergartens

Time: 4:30 pm

RSVP for your slot today!

 

 

 

  • My Unique 3D Space Shuttle by Ivy Cubs

Adapting from NASA's open curriculum for older students, this Astronaut Training Program will present kids with 2D flat shapes and are challenged to turn it to a 3D model so as to create their own unique space shuttle.

Time: 10:30 am

 

  • DIY Craft Kits by Sarah Lee-Wong

Join us at either the Canon Blaster or Pocket-pult workshop to learn more about the science behind these fascinating craft!

Time: 1:30 pm

 

  • Robotics Galore! Coding Fun with Dash by First Code Academy

Create simple comments to robots to solve mazes and make it move! Basic concepts in mathematics and programming, such as time, speed and conditionals will be shared. Through the intuitive interface of the iPads, students are introduced to block-based programming to control the robots.

Suitable for children aged 4 and above

Time: 3 pm

 

28 Jul, Sunday line-up:

 

  • KidsSTOP™’s Cool(k)ing Show by KidsSTOP™

Watch a super cool science demonstration with cryogenics! This science show features experiments at sub-zero temperatures, such as concocting a cryogenic fluid from scratch and freezing items in seconds. Children will learn the basics of cryogenics, as well as the behaviour of materials at different temperatures. Do not try this at home!

Time: 12 pm

 

  • 我的蜡笔很神奇 --- 创意心发明 (The Crayons Adventure Story) by National Book Council

*Conducted in Mandarin*

一盒普通的蜡笔,让孩子在涂涂画画中,培养耐心和自信。

一盒七彩的蜡笔,用不同颜色和形状,启发孩子探索未知和大胆的想象。

一盒神奇的蜡笔,能让图画成真,开启孩子挡不住的创造力。

简单的小蜡笔,却能在孩子纯如画布的心灵里种下了一颗勇敢、多彩、坚定的种子!

这项活动,让一支支的蜡笔,成为孩子艺术启蒙、情绪引导、思维开发、创意展现的神奇魔术棒!

Suitable for children aged 5-6

Time: 1:30pm.

RSVP for your slot today!

 

  • Ozobotics by Applied Learning Centre

Meet Ozobot, the world’s smallest robot from the USA! Ozobot is a robot that blends the physical and digital worlds by teaching kids computational thinking-skillsets critical for programming through interactive play with colours.

Suitable for children aged 5-6

Time: 10:30 am

 

  • Lights, Camera, Action! by DSA Onstage

Always wanted a learning platform for your child to be inspired and to discover their passion for performing? In this session, participants learn a mixture of dance genres, explore and learn different vocal and acting techniques. The participant will get to develop their motor skills and better hand-eye coordination as the children dance along to the music beat.

Time: 3 pm