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Virtual Classes

We are now online and bringing live virtual lessons for Classrooms and Homeschool groups in your own homes! 

Lessons are 60 minutes long and will be led by a member of our education team! Choose from our fun and engaging topics below that explore science using materials you are likely to already have at home!  


VIRTUAL : $260.00 for up to 25 students, groups with more than 25 students will require $6 per each additional student

**To comply with regulations and guidelines, all in-person workshops will be limited to a maximum of 14 students. All participants will be required to observe proper social distancing and to wear face coverings for the duration of the workshop** 

Advance registration is required, payment due upon booking. Workshop fee includes the workshop and project materials for students. Prices subject to change without notice. An adult chaperone is recommended.

Ask us about discount options if you provide your own materials, or book multiple workshops in one transaction for special bulk pricing!

Start Your Reservation Here:


For Classrooms

Your entire class can conduct a science exploration at the same time.  If you'd like a guest presenter for a portion of your sychronous instruction needs, don't hesitate to contact us!

Register via email. Please contact clientservices@rhfleet.org and provide your phone number and ideal date(s).

Schools can also apply for grant funding to cover the cost.

For Home School Groups

Home School groups love the online lessons!  The online platform is a great way to continue the social connections you've established.  Contact us if you'd like a single session or to discuss special pricing for a 5-class or 8-class series!

Register via email. Please contact clientservices@rhfleet.org and provide your phone number and ideal date(s).

Sample Topics:

Weather Instruments: Join us as we create tools to measure the weather that is happening in our own neighborhoods! 

Water Works: Observe the many unique properties of water through this series of fun experiments that will defy your expectations!

Density: Learn about why objects sink or float and take part in a special engineering challenge to create a "pirate ship" of your own!   

Geology Rocks: Get outside with us and examine the amazing science that is in your own backyard! This lesson "rocks" as we test the properties of different rock types. 

Plate Tectonics: Learn about the layers of the Earth and model how they move and change, creating earthquakes.

DNA Structures: Find out what you, and all living things, are made of! Create your own model and extract strands of DNA.

Rocket Science: Ready to blast off? Learn about the principles of flight by building rockets and probes to study distant planets.

Kitchen Chemistry: Test out chemical reactions with things found in your own kitchen.

Stellar Solar System: Discover the distance between the planets and explore the formation of constellations in the night sky.

Exploring Electricity: Conduct an experiment and determine how a circuit works to provide power.

Plant Cycle: Be a backyard botinist as you dissect flowers and observe capillary movement in action.

Binary Basics: Decode the the basics of programming though patterns and games.

Hovercraft: Discover how strong air can be as we build a hovercraft powered only by air!

Mars Landers: Explore the engineering design process as we design a lander that will keep our pretend passengers safely inside!

Build own Spacecraft: Learn about the instruments on a space craft and create your own using common materials!

The Moon: Explore what creates craters on the moon's surface, and how size and shape can effect their shape. Then discover what creates the phases of the moon that we see each night!



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