Gilbert House @ Home

Gilbert House @ Home

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Welcome to the Gilbert Engineering Studio!

A place where kids can... design, build, test, record, and improve their designs... A great way to learn how things work in the world! 

Each month will feature a new theme for our activities. For the month of January, the theme is Fairy Tales.

Your first challenge will have you building houses for the Three Little Pigs.  Click the link below for your Three Little Pigs Engineering Challenge.

We also want to help out Goldilocks with her quest for a chair that fits her right. She didn't have much luck at the three bears' house. Can you help build the perfect chair for Goldilocks. Click the link below for the Chair for Goldilocks Engineering Challenge.

Welcome to the Creative Space!

Designed for the crafty and curious...we aim to provide a positive space to encourage children's artistic and imaginative development and expression.! 

Each month will feature a new theme for our activities. For the month of January, the theme is Space.

Your first challenge will have you building paper plate UFOs. Click the button below for instructions.

Next up you will be building some paper and straw rockets. Click the button below for the instructions and template.

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Scavenger Hunt

Don't let this rainy weather keep you from having fun. No need to go outside, we have put together this fun Scavenger Hunt of items from A-Z. These are items you should be able to find around your house or looking out your window, so you don't even need to worry about putting on your rain boots. Have fun and Happy Hunting.

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Gillie's Box of Creative Play

Bring fun and creative learning into your home with our monthly subscription boxes.  These boxes contain two STEAM activities, literacy activities, opportunities for physical movement and hours of fun.  Boxes will be delivered by mail, addressed to the child around the 25th of each month.  Subscriptions are available in 3, 6 and 12 month increments.

Gillie on the Go

As a benefit of membership, you have some of your favorite Gilbert House Children's Museum experiences at home.  For a nominal cleaning fee you will be able to take home some of your favorite exhibits and activities for up to two weeks.

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