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Summer Virtual Field Trip: Physics in Action – Kayak
August 4, 2021 @ 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
An event every day that begins at 10:30 am, repeating until August 5, 2021
Indigenous peoples of the Arctic invented the kayak, a dynamic water vessel that changed the world. In this live and interactive program led by a museum educator, participants will explore the history and innovation behind the kayak’s design and can make their own model kayak with everyday materials found at home.
Recommended for ages 11-14 years old
Photo credit: Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Fuji Photo Film U.S.A., Inc.