Auditorium Programs

  • Auditorium programs are held at the Perot Museum and/or on your campus (depending on the program).
  • Perot Museum auditorium will become available starting February 19, 2019.
  • All programs are 45 minutes in length except where otherwise noted.
  • Auditorium programs on your campus are designed for up to 250 people, and must have a teacher or other school employee present at all times.

Programs Available

  1. Electric Theater (2nd–12th)

    On Your Campus only
    Available through December 21, 2018

    Explore the exciting world of electricity with this interactive, educator-led auditorium show. This dynamic program covers a range of content, with topics including static and current electricity, the relationship between electricity and magnetism, and how electricity is used in our daily lives.

    Science TEKS:

    • 2nd – 1ab, 2aef, 3bc, 6ab
    • 3rd – 1a, 2ad, 3ad, 4ab, 6ac
    • 4th – 1a, 2ad, 3ad, 4ab, 6abc
    • 5th – 1a, 2abcd, 3ad, 4ab, 5a, 6ab
    • 6th – 1a, 2abe, 3ad, 4ab, 6a, 9c
    • 7th – 1a, 2abe, 3ad, 4ab
    • 8th – 1a, 2abe, 3ad, 4ab, 5a
    • HS IPC – 1a, 3adef, 4g, 5abcdf
    • HS Physics – 1a, 3ade, 5cdeg
    • HS Principles of Technology – 1a, 3ade, 4cd, 5ab, 6abcd, 8efh
  2. Fire and Ice (2nd–12th)

    This explosive and entertaining auditorium show teaches about matter in a unique way. Your students will see firsthand how matter changes when we add and remove extreme amounts of heat. The program covers states of matter, basic behavior of atoms and molecules, physical and chemical changes of matter, and more!

    Science TEKS:

    • 2nd – 1ab, 2aef, 3bc, 4a, 5abcd, 6a
    • 3rd – 1a, 2ad, 3ad, 4ab, 5abcd, 6a
    • 4th – 1a, 2ad, 3ad, 4ab, 5ab, 6a
    • 5th – 1a, 2abcd, 3ad, 4ab, 5abd, 6a
    • 6th – 1a, 2abe, 3ad, 4ab, 5acd, 9ab
    • 7th – 1a, 2abe, 3ad, 4ab, 6ab
    • 8th – 1a, 2abe, 3ad, 4ab, 5ade
    • HS Chemistry – 1ab, 3adef, 4ac, 9a, 11ab
    • HS IPC – 1a, 3adef, 5ade, 6ac, 7ab
    • HS Physics – 1a, 3ade, 6eg
  3. Fire and Ice Jr. (Pre-K–1st) NEW!

    Can only be booked with Fire and Ice as a second program
    On Your Campus only

    A 30-minute version of the show designed specifically for younger audiences.

  4. Nature's Extremes (2nd–12th) NEW!

    Available February 25–May 31, 2018
    Only available at the Perot Museum

    From the dark ocean depths to the icy arctic, join us for an interactive, educator-led exploration of life at the extremes and the adaptations that wildlife in these and other extreme environments have evolved to help them survive. Along the way, your class will learn about tiny tardigrades, gigantic squids, and many more extreme animals!

     
  5. Superhero Science (2nd–12th)

    It’s a bird, it’s a plane — no, it’s Superhero Science! Discover the science behind super heroes and their amazing powers with this interactive, educator-led auditorium show. The program explores topics such as matter and energy, smart materials, magnetism, levitation, and properties of light.

    Science TEKS:

    • 2nd – 1ab, 2aef, 3bc, 4a, 5abcd, 6ab
    • 3rd – 1a, 2ad, 3ad, 4ab, 5a, 6ac
    • 4th – 1a, 2ad, 3ad, 4ab, 5a, 6abc
    • 5th – 1a, 2abcd, 3ad, 4ab, 5a, 6abc
    • 6th – 1a, 2abe, 3ad, 4ab, 5a, 6a, 9a
    • 7th – 1a, 3abe, 3ad, 4ab
    • 8th – 1a, 2abe, 3ad, 4ab
    • HS Chemistry – 1a, 3adef, 4ac, 6b, 11ab
    • HS IPC – 1a, 3adef, 5g, 6ac
    • HS Physics – 1a, 3ade, 5de, 7abcdef 
    • HS Principles of Technology – 1a, 3ade, 4cd, 5ab, 6abcd, 8def, 11abcdefg
  6. Superhero Science Jr. (Pre-K–1st) NEW!

    Can only be booked with Superhero Science as a second program
    On Your Campus only

    A 30-minute version of the show designed specifically for younger audiences.

For more information about field trips, please contact us at 214.428.5555 ext. 8 or reserve@perotmuseum.org.

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