Children’s Museum On The Go!

The Children’s Museum of Brownsville understands how difficult it is becoming to schedule field trips, so now we can bring the Museum to your school with “CMB on the Go!”
We have several options from which to choose, depending on grade level.

To Book Call Jennifer Williams at (956) 547-6882
or email at jennifer@cmofbrownsville.com

Click on the appropriate grade level below to see your available programs:

Classroom Programs

(up to 30 children per class. 45 minutes – 1 hour each)

Water Displacement

In this 45 minute presentation, students will: hear a short fable, make a hypothesis, go on a nature walk, and conduct a water displacement experiment.  This engaging, hands-on classroom presentation will stimulate your students’ curiosity and excitement for learning.   

Pricing: $160 per class presentation.  Maximum of 6 classes per day.  Must be consecutive times and the same program.

Travel Fees:

  • Cameron County:  No Charge
  • Willacy County: $50.00
  • Hidalgo County: $100.00
  • Starr County: $150.00

Classroom Programs

(up to 30 children per class. 45 minutes – 1 hour each)

Water Displacement

In this 45 minute presentation, students will: hear a short fable, make a hypothesis, go on a nature walk, and conduct a water displacement experiment.  This engaging, hands-on classroom presentation will stimulate your students’ curiosity and excitement for learning.   

Pricing: $160 per class presentation.  Maximum of 6 classes per day.  Must be consecutive times and the same program.

Travel Fees:

  • Cameron County:  No Charge
  • Willacy County: $50.00
  • Hidalgo County: $100.00
  • Starr County: $150.00

Rocks and Minerals

Through observations and hands on activities, students will examine rocks and see how they are the building blocks for the Earth.
(45 minutes)

TEKS:

  • K: 2abcde, 4ab, 5a
  • 1st: 2abcd, 4a, 5a
  • 2nd: 2abcd, 4a, 5ac

Pricing: $160 per class presentation.  Maximum of 6 classes per day.  Must be consecutive times and the same program.

Materials:  Each class will have a $25.00 fee for materials

Travel Fees:

  • Cameron County:  No Charge
  • Willacy County: $50.00
  • Hidalgo County: $100.00
  • Starr County: $150.00

Auditorium Program

(up to 140 students per session.  1 hour each)

Mini Maker’s Studio

Students will work their way through the Engineering Design Process while building and testing Lego cars on specially built ramps.   This program is extremely popular!

TEKS:

  • K: 1ab, 2abe, 3abc, 4ab, 6abcd
  • 1st: 1ab, 2abe, 3abc, 4a, 6cd
  • 2nd: 1ab, 2abcde, 3ab, 4a, 6cd
  • 3rd: 1a, 2abdef, 3ad, 4a, 6abc
  • 4th: 1a, 2abcdef, 3ad, 4a, 6ad
  • 5th: 1a, 2abcdefg, 3ad, 4a, 6d

Pricing: $600.00 for the 1st program; $175.00 for each session after the 1st.  Maximum of 4 presentations per day.  Must be consecutive times and the same program.

Materials:  Each program session will have a $50.00 fee for materials

Travel Fees:

  • Cameron County:  No Charge
  • Willacy County: $50.00
  • Hidalgo County: $100.00
  • Starr County: $150.00

Classroom Programs

(up to 30 children per class. 45 minutes – 1 hour each)

Rocks and Minerals

Through observations and hands on activities, students will examine rocks and see how they are the building blocks for the Earth.
(45 minutes)

TEKS:

  • K: 2abcde, 4ab, 5a
  • 1st: 2abcd, 4a, 5a
  • 2nd: 2abcd, 4a, 5ac

Pricing: $160 per class presentation.  Maximum of 6 classes per day.  Must be consecutive times and the same program.

Materials:  Each class will have a $25.00 fee for materials

Travel Fees:

  • Cameron County:  No Charge
  • Willacy County: $50.00
  • Hidalgo County: $100.00
  • Starr County: $150.00

Egg Drop Experiment

In this experiment students will learn about Newton’s 1st and 3rd Laws of Motion while engineering a contraption to protect a raw egg from a fall from a ladder.  This is one of our most popular presentations!
(45 minutes)

TEKS:

  • 1st: 1ac, 2abe, 3a, 5a, 6cd
  • 2nd: 1ac, 2abef, 3a, 5ad, 6cd
  • 3rd: 1ab, 2aef, 3a, 5a, 6c
  • 4th: 1ab, 2aef, 3a, 5a, 6d
  • 5th: 1ab, 2abcdef, 3a, 6d

Pricing: $160 per class presentation.  Maximum of 6 classes per day.  Must be consecutive times and the same program.

Materials:  Each class will have a $25.00 fee for materials

Travel Fees:

  • Cameron County:  No Charge
  • Willacy County: $50.00
  • Hidalgo County: $100.00
  • Starr County: $150.00

Bridges

Students will build 3 different types of bridges and test their load capacity while learning about Engineering and Physics.
(1 hour)

TEKS:

  • 1st: 2bcde, 3ab, 4a, 5a
  • 2nd: 2abcdef, 3b, 4ab, 5acd
  • 3rd: 2abcdef, 3a, 4a, 5a, 6d
  • 4th: 2abcdef, 3a, 4a, 5a, 6d
  • 5th: 2abcdefg, 3a, 4a, 6d

Pricing: $160 per class presentation.  Maximum of 6 classes per day.  Must be consecutive times and the same program.

Materials:  Each class will have a $25.00 fee for materials

Travel Fees:

  • Cameron County:  No Charge
  • Willacy County: $50.00
  • Hidalgo County: $100.00
  • Starr County: $150.00

Auditorium Program

(up to 140 students per session.  1 hour each)

Mini Maker’s Studio

Students will work their way through the Engineering Design Process while building and testing Lego cars on specially built ramps.   This program is extremely popular!

TEKS:

  • K: 1ab, 2abe, 3abc, 4ab, 6abcd
  • 1st: 1ab, 2abe, 3abc, 4a, 6cd
  • 2nd: 1ab, 2abcde, 3ab, 4a, 6cd
  • 3rd: 1a, 2abdef, 3ad, 4a, 6abc
  • 4th: 1a, 2abcdef, 3ad, 4a, 6ad
  • 5th: 1a, 2abcdefg, 3ad, 4a, 6d

Pricing: $600.00 for the 1st program; $175.00 for each session after the 1st.  Maximum of 4 presentations per day.  Must be consecutive times and the same program.

Materials:  Each program session will have a $50.00 fee for materials

Travel Fees:

  • Cameron County:  No Charge
  • Willacy County: $50.00
  • Hidalgo County: $100.00
  • Starr County: $150.00

Classroom Programs

(up to 30 children per class. 45 minutes – 1 hour each)

Rocks and Minerals

Through observations and hands on activities, students will examine rocks and see how they are the building blocks for the Earth.
(45 minutes)

TEKS:

  • K: 2abcde, 4ab, 5a
  • 1st: 2abcd, 4a, 5a
  • 2nd: 2abcd, 4a, 5ac

Pricing: $160 per class presentation.  Maximum of 6 classes per day.  Must be consecutive times and the same program.

Materials:  Each class will have a $25.00 fee for materials

Travel Fees:

  • Cameron County:  No Charge
  • Willacy County: $50.00
  • Hidalgo County: $100.00
  • Starr County: $150.00

Egg Drop Experiment

In this experiment students will learn about Newton’s 1st and 3rd Laws of Motion while engineering a contraption to protect a raw egg from a fall from a ladder.  This is one of our most popular presentations!
(45 minutes)

TEKS:

  • 1st: 1ac, 2abe, 3a, 5a, 6cd
  • 2nd: 1ac, 2abef, 3a, 5ad, 6cd
  • 3rd: 1ab, 2aef, 3a, 5a, 6c
  • 4th: 1ab, 2aef, 3a, 5a, 6d
  • 5th: 1ab, 2abcdef, 3a, 6d

Pricing: $160 per class presentation.  Maximum of 6 classes per day.  Must be consecutive times and the same program.

Materials:  Each class will have a $25.00 fee for materials

Travel Fees:

  • Cameron County:  No Charge
  • Willacy County: $50.00
  • Hidalgo County: $100.00
  • Starr County: $150.00

Bridges

Students will build 3 different types of bridges and test their load capacity while learning about Engineering and Physics.
(1 hour)

TEKS:

  • 1st: 2bcde, 3ab, 4a, 5a
  • 2nd: 2abcdef, 3b, 4ab, 5acd
  • 3rd: 2abcdef, 3a, 4a, 5a, 6d
  • 4th: 2abcdef, 3a, 4a, 5a, 6d
  • 5th: 2abcdefg, 3a, 4a, 6d

Pricing: $160 per class presentation.  Maximum of 6 classes per day.  Must be consecutive times and the same program.

Materials:  Each class will have a $25.00 fee for materials

Travel Fees:

  • Cameron County:  No Charge
  • Willacy County: $50.00
  • Hidalgo County: $100.00
  • Starr County: $150.00

Auditorium Program

(up to 140 students per session.  1 hour each)

Mini Maker’s Studio

Students will work their way through the Engineering Design Process while building and testing Lego cars on specially built ramps.   This program is extremely popular!

TEKS:

  • K: 1ab, 2abe, 3abc, 4ab, 6abcd
  • 1st: 1ab, 2abe, 3abc, 4a, 6cd
  • 2nd: 1ab, 2abcde, 3ab, 4a, 6cd
  • 3rd: 1a, 2abdef, 3ad, 4a, 6abc
  • 4th: 1a, 2abcdef, 3ad, 4a, 6ad
  • 5th: 1a, 2abcdefg, 3ad, 4a, 6d

Pricing: $600.00 for the 1st program; $175.00 for each session after the 1st.  Maximum of 4 presentations per day.  Must be consecutive times and the same program.

Materials:  Each program session will have a $50.00 fee for materials

Travel Fees:

  • Cameron County:  No Charge
  • Willacy County: $50.00
  • Hidalgo County: $100.00
  • Starr County: $150.00

Classroom Programs

(up to 30 children per class. 45 minutes – 1 hour each)

Chemistry

Students will learn the basics of laboratory safety while conducting experiments and testing chemical reactions.
(45 minutes)

TEKS:

  • 3rd: 1a, 2bf, 3a, 4ab, 5bd
  • 4th: 1a, 2abdf, 3a, 4ab, 5ac
  • 5th: 1a, 2abcdf, 3a, 4ab, 5ad

Pricing: $160 per class presentation.  Maximum of 6 classes per day.  Must be consecutive times and the same program.

Materials:  Each class will have a $25.00 fee for materials

Travel Fees:

  • Cameron County:  No Charge
  • Willacy County: $50.00
  • Hidalgo County: $100.00
  • Starr County: $150.00

Catapults

The concepts of force, precision, and accuracy will be explored through experimentation with catapults!  Working in teams, students will engineer a catapult and then test it for precision an accuracy.
(1 hour)

TEKS:

  • 3rd: 1a, 2abcdef, 3ad, 4a, 6bc
  • 4th: 1a, 2abcdef, 3ad, 4a, 6d
  • 5th: 1a, 2abcdef, 3ad, 4a, 6d

Pricing: $160 per class presentation.  Maximum of 6 classes per day.  Must be consecutive times and the same program.

Materials:  Each class will have a $25.00 fee for materials

Travel Fees:

  • Cameron County:  No Charge
  • Willacy County: $50.00
  • Hidalgo County: $100.00
  • Starr County: $150.00

Egg Drop Experiment

In this experiment students will learn about Newton’s 1st and 3rd Laws of Motion while engineering a contraption to protect a raw egg from a fall from a ladder.  This is one of our most popular presentations!
(45 minutes)

TEKS:

  • 1st: 1ac, 2abe, 3a, 5a, 6cd
  • 2nd: 1ac, 2abef, 3a, 5ad, 6cd
  • 3rd: 1ab, 2aef, 3a, 5a, 6c
  • 4th: 1ab, 2aef, 3a, 5a, 6d
  • 5th: 1ab, 2abcdef, 3a, 6d

Pricing: $160 per class presentation.  Maximum of 6 classes per day.  Must be consecutive times and the same program.

Materials:  Each class will have a $25.00 fee for materials

Travel Fees:

  • Cameron County:  No Charge
  • Willacy County: $50.00
  • Hidalgo County: $100.00
  • Starr County: $150.00

Bridges

Students will build 3 different types of bridges and test their load capacity while learning about Engineering and Physics.
(1 hour)

TEKS:

  • 1st: 2bcde, 3ab, 4a, 5a
  • 2nd: 2abcdef, 3b, 4ab, 5acd
  • 3rd: 2abcdef, 3a, 4a, 5a, 6d
  • 4th: 2abcdef, 3a, 4a, 5a, 6d
  • 5th: 2abcdefg, 3a, 4a, 6d

Pricing: $160 per class presentation.  Maximum of 6 classes per day.  Must be consecutive times and the same program.

Materials:  Each class will have a $25.00 fee for materials

Travel Fees:

  • Cameron County:  No Charge
  • Willacy County: $50.00
  • Hidalgo County: $100.00
  • Starr County: $150.00

Auditorium Program

(up to 140 students per session.  1 hour each)

Mini Maker’s Studio

Students will work their way through the Engineering Design Process while building and testing Lego cars on specially built ramps.   This program is extremely popular!

TEKS:

  • K: 1ab, 2abe, 3abc, 4ab, 6abcd
  • 1st: 1ab, 2abe, 3abc, 4a, 6cd
  • 2nd: 1ab, 2abcde, 3ab, 4a, 6cd
  • 3rd: 1a, 2abdef, 3ad, 4a, 6abc
  • 4th: 1a, 2abcdef, 3ad, 4a, 6ad
  • 5th: 1a, 2abcdefg, 3ad, 4a, 6d

Pricing: $600.00 for the 1st program; $175.00 for each session after the 1st.  Maximum of 4 presentations per day.  Must be consecutive times and the same program.

Materials:  Each program session will have a $50.00 fee for materials

Travel Fees:

  • Cameron County:  No Charge
  • Willacy County: $50.00
  • Hidalgo County: $100.00
  • Starr County: $150.00

Classroom Programs

(up to 30 children per class. 45 minutes – 1 hour each)

Chemistry

Students will learn the basics of laboratory safety while conducting experiments and testing chemical reactions.
(45 minutes)

TEKS:

  • 3rd: 1a, 2bf, 3a, 4ab, 5bd
  • 4th: 1a, 2abdf, 3a, 4ab, 5ac
  • 5th: 1a, 2abcdf, 3a, 4ab, 5ad

Pricing: $160 per class presentation.  Maximum of 6 classes per day.  Must be consecutive times and the same program.

Materials:  Each class will have a $25.00 fee for materials

Travel Fees:

  • Cameron County:  No Charge
  • Willacy County: $50.00
  • Hidalgo County: $100.00
  • Starr County: $150.00

Catapults

The concepts of force, precision, and accuracy will be explored through experimentation with catapults!  Working in teams, students will engineer a catapult and then test it for precision an accuracy.
(1 hour)

TEKS:

  • 3rd: 1a, 2abcdef, 3ad, 4a, 6bc
  • 4th: 1a, 2abcdef, 3ad, 4a, 6d
  • 5th: 1a, 2abcdef, 3ad, 4a, 6d

Pricing: $160 per class presentation.  Maximum of 6 classes per day.  Must be consecutive times and the same program.

Materials:  Each class will have a $25.00 fee for materials

Travel Fees:

  • Cameron County:  No Charge
  • Willacy County: $50.00
  • Hidalgo County: $100.00
  • Starr County: $150.00

Robotics

Using Ozobots, students will learn to code using colors.  Students will progress through several levels of coding, culminating with a team coding challenge.  (1 hour)  

TEKS:

  • 4th: 2a, 3a, 6abc
  • 5th: 2a, 3a, 6ab

Pricing: $160 per class presentation.  Maximum of 6 classes per day.  Must be consecutive times and the same program.

Travel Fees:

  • Cameron County:  No Charge
  • Willacy County: $50.00
  • Hidalgo County: $100.00
  • Starr County: $150.00

Egg Drop Experiment

In this experiment students will learn about Newton’s 1st and 3rd Laws of Motion while engineering a contraption to protect a raw egg from a fall from a ladder.  This is one of our most popular presentations!
(45 minutes)

TEKS:

  • 1st: 1ac, 2abe, 3a, 5a, 6cd
  • 2nd: 1ac, 2abef, 3a, 5ad, 6cd
  • 3rd: 1ab, 2aef, 3a, 5a, 6c
  • 4th: 1ab, 2aef, 3a, 5a, 6d
  • 5th: 1ab, 2abcdef, 3a, 6d

Pricing: $160 per class presentation.  Maximum of 6 classes per day.  Must be consecutive times and the same program.

Materials:  Each class will have a $25.00 fee for materials

Travel Fees:

  • Cameron County:  No Charge
  • Willacy County: $50.00
  • Hidalgo County: $100.00
  • Starr County: $150.00

Bridges

Students will build 3 different types of bridges and test their load capacity while learning about Engineering and Physics.
(1 hour)

TEKS:

  • 1st: 2bcde, 3ab, 4a, 5a
  • 2nd: 2abcdef, 3b, 4ab, 5acd
  • 3rd: 2abcdef, 3a, 4a, 5a, 6d
  • 4th: 2abcdef, 3a, 4a, 5a, 6d
  • 5th: 2abcdefg, 3a, 4a, 6d

Pricing: $160 per class presentation.  Maximum of 6 classes per day.  Must be consecutive times and the same program.

Materials:  Each class will have a $25.00 fee for materials

Travel Fees:

  • Cameron County:  No Charge
  • Willacy County: $50.00
  • Hidalgo County: $100.00
  • Starr County: $150.00

Auditorium Program

(up to 140 students per session.  1 hour each)

Mini Maker’s Studio

Students will work their way through the Engineering Design Process while building and testing Lego cars on specially built ramps.   This program is extremely popular!

TEKS:

  • K: 1ab, 2abe, 3abc, 4ab, 6abcd
  • 1st: 1ab, 2abe, 3abc, 4a, 6cd
  • 2nd: 1ab, 2abcde, 3ab, 4a, 6cd
  • 3rd: 1a, 2abdef, 3ad, 4a, 6abc
  • 4th: 1a, 2abcdef, 3ad, 4a, 6ad
  • 5th: 1a, 2abcdefg, 3ad, 4a, 6d

Pricing: $600.00 for the 1st program; $175.00 for each session after the 1st.  Maximum of 4 presentations per day.  Must be consecutive times and the same program.

Materials:  Each program session will have a $50.00 fee for materials

Travel Fees:

  • Cameron County:  No Charge
  • Willacy County: $50.00
  • Hidalgo County: $100.00
  • Starr County: $150.00

Classroom Programs

(up to 30 children per class. 45 minutes – 1 hour each)

Chemistry

Students will learn the basics of laboratory safety while conducting experiments and testing chemical reactions.
(45 minutes)

TEKS:

  • 3rd: 1a, 2bf, 3a, 4ab, 5bd
  • 4th: 1a, 2abdf, 3a, 4ab, 5ac
  • 5th: 1a, 2abcdf, 3a, 4ab, 5ad

Pricing: $160 per class presentation.  Maximum of 6 classes per day.  Must be consecutive times and the same program.

Materials:  Each class will have a $25.00 fee for materials

Travel Fees:

  • Cameron County:  No Charge
  • Willacy County: $50.00
  • Hidalgo County: $100.00
  • Starr County: $150.00

Catapults

The concepts of force, precision, and accuracy will be explored through experimentation with catapults!  Working in teams, students will engineer a catapult and then test it for precision an accuracy.
(1 hour)

TEKS:

  • 3rd: 1a, 2abcdef, 3ad, 4a, 6bc
  • 4th: 1a, 2abcdef, 3ad, 4a, 6d
  • 5th: 1a, 2abcdef, 3ad, 4a, 6d

Pricing: $160 per class presentation.  Maximum of 6 classes per day.  Must be consecutive times and the same program.

Materials:  Each class will have a $25.00 fee for materials

Travel Fees:

  • Cameron County:  No Charge
  • Willacy County: $50.00
  • Hidalgo County: $100.00
  • Starr County: $150.00

Robotics

Using Ozobots, students will learn to code using colors.  Students will progress through several levels of coding, culminating with a team coding challenge.  (1 hour)  

TEKS:

  • 4th: 2a, 3a, 6abc
  • 5th: 2a, 3a, 6ab

Pricing: $160 per class presentation.  Maximum of 6 classes per day.  Must be consecutive times and the same program.

Travel Fees:

  • Cameron County:  No Charge
  • Willacy County: $50.00
  • Hidalgo County: $100.00
  • Starr County: $150.00

Egg Drop Experiment

In this experiment students will learn about Newton’s 1st and 3rd Laws of Motion while engineering a contraption to protect a raw egg from a fall from a ladder.  This is one of our most popular presentations!
(45 minutes)

TEKS:

  • 1st: 1ac, 2abe, 3a, 5a, 6cd
  • 2nd: 1ac, 2abef, 3a, 5ad, 6cd
  • 3rd: 1ab, 2aef, 3a, 5a, 6c
  • 4th: 1ab, 2aef, 3a, 5a, 6d
  • 5th: 1ab, 2abcdef, 3a, 6d

Pricing: $160 per class presentation.  Maximum of 6 classes per day.  Must be consecutive times and the same program.

Materials:  Each class will have a $25.00 fee for materials

Travel Fees:

  • Cameron County:  No Charge
  • Willacy County: $50.00
  • Hidalgo County: $100.00
  • Starr County: $150.00

Bridges

Students will build 3 different types of bridges and test their load capacity while learning about Engineering and Physics.
(1 hour)

TEKS:

  • 1st: 2bcde, 3ab, 4a, 5a
  • 2nd: 2abcdef, 3b, 4ab, 5acd
  • 3rd: 2abcdef, 3a, 4a, 5a, 6d
  • 4th: 2abcdef, 3a, 4a, 5a, 6d
  • 5th: 2abcdefg, 3a, 4a, 6d

Pricing: $160 per class presentation.  Maximum of 6 classes per day.  Must be consecutive times and the same program.

Materials:  Each class will have a $25.00 fee for materials

Travel Fees:

  • Cameron County:  No Charge
  • Willacy County: $50.00
  • Hidalgo County: $100.00
  • Starr County: $150.00

Auditorium Program

(up to 140 students per session.  1 hour each)

Mini Maker’s Studio

Students will work their way through the Engineering Design Process while building and testing Lego cars on specially built ramps.   This program is extremely popular!

TEKS:

  • K: 1ab, 2abe, 3abc, 4ab, 6abcd
  • 1st: 1ab, 2abe, 3abc, 4a, 6cd
  • 2nd: 1ab, 2abcde, 3ab, 4a, 6cd
  • 3rd: 1a, 2abdef, 3ad, 4a, 6abc
  • 4th: 1a, 2abcdef, 3ad, 4a, 6ad
  • 5th: 1a, 2abcdefg, 3ad, 4a, 6d

Pricing: $600.00 for the 1st program; $175.00 for each session after the 1st.  Maximum of 4 presentations per day.  Must be consecutive times and the same program.

Materials:  Each program session will have a $50.00 fee for materials

Travel Fees:

  • Cameron County:  No Charge
  • Willacy County: $50.00
  • Hidalgo County: $100.00
  • Starr County: $150.00

To Book Call Jennifer Williams at (956) 547-6882
or email at jennifer@cmofbrownsville.com


***All Classroom Programs vary between 45 minutes to an hour in length with a maximum of 30 students per class and a student teacher ratio of 1:15.  Classroom teachers are required to remain in the classroom for the entire program.
Maximum of 6 per day.  Must be consecutive times and the same program.

*** Auditorium Programs are 1 hour in length and can accommodate up to 140 students.  Classroom teachers are required to remain with their classes for the duration of the program.
Maximum of 4 per day.  Must be consecutive times and same program.