What’s STEAM?

Looking for a fun, unique way to incorporate the Common Core standards in the classroom 
OR just hoping to spend a day with the family where the kids will learn something without even knowing it? Bring out a love of science, technology, engineering, arts, and math at the Pier!

Step 1: Get out of the classroom/house.
Step 2: Bring students to the Santa Monica Pier for experiential learning, chock full of S.T.E.A.M. activities they’ll remember and enjoy.
Step 3: Repeat steps 1 & 2 – the Pier has enough educational opportunities for more than one trip!

A Teacher’s Tool for Activities Outside the Classroom

The Santa Monica Pier has an easy-to-follow FUN-for-all-ages curriculum available online for teachers and educators. This FREE curriculum resource features multi-disciplinary, HANDS-ON lessons that connects classroom content and field experiences for use with pre-K to 12th grade students.

Get it here!

Scavenger Hunt

This is for parents, educators, and the casual adventurers! Explore the Pier and educational opportunities it holds with this simple scavenger hunt tool for all ages. Go on a journey of STEAM-themed nooks and crannies that fills your day with both fun and learning.

Download here!

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