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Science Center
The Institute for Childhood Education

Science Center

Regular price $1.99

Young children are born into the world thinking like scientists and the science center provides opportunities for them to engage in scientific thinking. This publication consists of 6 (8 1/2” X 11”) pages of information that includes:

  • Basic principles of setting up a science center
  • How science supports healthy cognitive, social/emotional and physical development of children
  • Important scientific concepts for young children
  • Characteristics of good early childhood science
  • The processes of science
  • Dispositions toward learning
  • Ideas for bringing nature indoors
  • Taking science outdoors
  • Creating scientific displays
  • Ideas and materials for the sensory table
  • Materials for exploring scientific concepts


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