Chevron Earth Science on Wheels | Houston Museum Of Natural Science
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Chevron Earth Science on Wheels

Half Day - $375, Full Day - $475 - restrictions apply
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From crystals to claws and teeth to Triceratops skin, students will be blown away by the wonders of earth science.

Bring Field Geology Into Your Classroom! During Chevron Earth Science on Wheels, an HMNS staff member will bring field geology, fossils and more to your classroom through interactive, hands-on presentations! We offer four separate programs, each with a different emphasis.

From crystals to claws, and teeth to triceratops skin, your students will be amazed by the wonders of Earth Science.

Details and Restrictions:

  • Capacity: Maximum of 30 students per presentation
  • There is a mileage fee for locations more than 20 miles from the Museum.
  • Presentations
    Tailored to grade-specific TEKS objectives.
    Before and After presentation curriculum available for each Program
  • Half Day: $375 Maximum 3 hours, including up to 6 presentations
  • Full Day: $475 Maximum 5 hours, including up to 8 presentations

Pair with other programs in an Outreach Package!
  • Rock your geology objectives by complementing your program with Earth’s Wild Ride in the Discovery Dome and a presentation of Docents To Go: Rocks and Minerals in the Geology Jam package!

    Continue your tour of Texas with the Traversing Texas package! This includes programs on Texas wildlife, Native Americans, migration patterns, and the starry night sky over the Lone Star State. Keep moving forward with a ConocoPhillips Science On Stage Motion Commotion program and a showing of We Choose Space in the Discovery Dome to experience the Technological Wonders package!

Dinosaur Discovery

What was a dinosaur, and what was it like to be one? Discover one of the most famous prehistoric animals!…

Dynamic Earth

Investigate tectonic plates, natural disasters, weathering and erosion in this interactive, fast-paced trip of geologic proportions through the Earth’s crust.…

Science Sort

Students have the opportunity to play paleontologist, as they sift through fossilized sediment to find shark teeth, shells and more!…


Know Your Rocks

Learn more about the geologic cycle all rocks are born from and the many everyday uses of rocks and minerals!…

Water Cycle

Water is always on the move—find out how it transforms while exploring each fascinating stage of the water cycle! From…

Renewable is Doable!

Join the Renewable Revolution! From solar to wind, and hydroelectric to geothermal, alternative energy use is on the rise worldwide. Discover…


Focus on Fossils

Take an in-depth look at fossils: exploring how fossils are made, where to locate them, and how they are found!…

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