COMMUNITY EVENTS

Family  Festivals!
We have hosted free children's festivals in our Fort Totten neighborhood over the last year.
Our August 5, 2017 festival had over 240 guests. We gave away 150 books and provided art, music and science activities to our community.
Upcoming Festivals will be held from 10am-1pm on:
Saturday, April 7th
Saturday, June 16th
Saturday, August 18th

MISSION MOBILE
fun facts

Designed for students in grades 4-6, the Mission Mobile seats 5-17 students per 75-minute mission.
LAUNCHED IN 2015

Over a thousand students and teachers from across the district have participated in this program

One of a kind

The Mission Mobile is the only traveling simulator of its type in the United States

Model program

Selected as a model program by the U.S. Department of Education’s Office of Educational Technology

City partners

Created in collaboration with Smithsonian Institution and George Washington University

STEAM-focused

Students become biologists, engineers, doctors, and physicists during missions

21st Century Skills

Students collaborate, communicate, and solve problems while on board

To schedule a visit to your DC-area school, museum,
or organization, contact us at:

 Mark Mumm at mark@exploremuseum.org

Mission mobile

Journey through the human body or trek through uncharted waters in the Explore! Mission Mobile. Students in grade 4-6 go on simulated missions together in our retrofitted school bus.
Check out a video here!

ORGANIZATIONS VISITED BY MISSION MOBILE:
DC Parks and Recreation Summer Camps
DCPS Summer Enrichment Program
Dept. of Ed., Office of Education Technology
The Field School
Garfield Inquiry-Based Preparatory Academy
Horizons Day Camps--Maret School
J. H. Johnson Middle School
LAMB Public Charter School
Langley Elementary School
LaSalle Backus Education Campus
Murch Elementary School
National Building Museum
Payne Elementary School
Rose L. Hardy Elementary School
School Without Walls at Francis Stevens
SEED Public Charter School
Smithsonian, Freer and Sackler Galleries
Smithsonian Office of Education and Access
Stoddert Elementary School Summer Camp
Stuart Hobson Middle School
Washington Latin Public Charter School
Washington School for Girls
Whittier STEM Education Campus

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