It's a countdown to the day where you get to gobble til' you wobble, Thanksgiving! Enjoy these new Thanksgiving activities around the museum that celebrate all things turkey.
at Alexander Art Academy
Create a mosaic for Thanksgiving using colorful corn kernels!
Great Gobbler Fan
It can still get hot in Houston in November! Celebrate the season with a great gobbler fan.
Great Gobbler Glasses
Gobble gobble! Create your own turkey glasses (complete with a beak!) to add some extra fun to your festivities.
Turkey Leg Hat
Make this hilarious turkey leg hat as you celebrate and give thanks this week.
Too Hot to Turkey Trot
at Math Cart
Use pattern blocks to solve the turkey puzzle!
Monarch Butterfly ID
Color and label the different parts of the butterfly, while learning how they function!
at Science Station
Create a straw airplane and fly it at the Science Station!
pH Levels of Household Liquids
at Power Science Lab
Learn the difference between acids and bases while testing the pH levels of some of your favorite juices.
Nuts and Bolts: Catapults
at Inventor's Workshop
Build all sorts of machines and other creations using different shapes of wood put together with actual nuts and bolts. This time we’ll be focused on medieval constructions, with special instructions on how to build catapults and trebuchets.
at Maker Annex
Design and laser-cut pre-film animation devices that make simple animations when spun. Our version of the phenakistiscope are spun by a DC motor and are under-lit by LEDs