Left Image: Child dressed as an astronaut in Multiverse at National Gallery of Art. Right image: Teacher showing students measuring cup.

Full STEAM Ahead

Integrate the arts into STEM learning and engage young children in meaningful cross-curricular experiences. Through model lessons and hands-on activities, we’ll explore how art can be used to enrich STEM lessons.


February 20, 2020 

4:00 PM

The National Museum of Natural History


Link to register for educator workshop.


Defining STEM

  • Discuss the meaning of STEM and STEM skills within the context of an early childhood setting.

Adding the "A"

  • Explore how art can be used to enhance STEM learning and skills.

STEAM Teaching Toolkit

  • Explore real classrooms examples of STEAM lessons in order to build a teaching toolkit.


  • Explore best practices for using technology in early childhood settings


  • Participants will be given time to apply what they have learned and create their own lessons.

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