Dear Visitors;
Energy Museum is closed to visit at the Feast of the Ramadan (1-2-3-4-5-6- May 2022).

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Energy Museum Educational Programs

Museum Visit Education for School Groups

You can visit Energy Museum with private guided tours that are tailored to visitors’ interests. Lasting for an hour, these tours can take place in Turkish in accordance with the visitor group’s request. Guided tour groups are limited to a maximum of 25 people. School group tours must be booked in advance. These tours take place at santralistanbul Energy Museum on every weekday at 11:00 or 14:00.

 

Programs:

What If I Were a Water Vapor?

Age: 4-6

Duration: 2 hours

In this workshop tailored to 4-6 age group, Energy Museum is toured. In keeping with children’s age group, the concepts of museum, energy, and sustainability are mentioned. While the energy generation center is toured in Energy Museum, children imagine the journey of water vapor and find themselves in this journey like the water vapor.

 

I Improve with Technology

Age: 7-10

Duration: 2 hours

In this workshop tailored to 7-10 age group, Energy Museum is toured and introduced. In keeping with children’s age group, the concepts of museum, energy, and sustainability are mentioned. After talking about the changes that the developing technology brings to our lives and the areas in which technology makes our lives easier, children think of an invention that might help them in their daily lives and design their ideas as three-dimensional sculptures.

 

A Renewable World

Age: 7-14 Duration: 2 hours

In this workshop tailored to 7-14 age group, Energy Museum is toured and introduced. In keeping with children’s age group, the concepts of museum, energy, and sustainability are mentioned. Learning about renewable and nonrenewable energy sources, children brainstorm about how they can lead more sustainable daily lives. In this workshop that aims to ensure that children act by considering the nature in their daily lives as well, children think about renewable energy sources and create the green world they imagine. 

 

From Power Plant to Museum…

Age: 9-14

Duration: 1 hour

Dates: 5-19 June 14:00

This place, which started its adventure as Silahtarağa Power Plant, is currently a museum that is part of İstanbul Bilgi University. During this  process, the building has undergone architecturale changes and metamorphoses that could turn its story toward another direction. So, how can we observe goal-oriented changes while creating an architectural structure? The major goal of this workshop is to examine how the spirit of a space changes over time, as well as how architectural spaces are transformed in relation to the purpose they serve. In the workshop, children enact the period ofchange Silahtarağa Power Plant underwent with a three-dimensional model design.  

 

From a Pastoral World to Factories…

Age: 6-9

Duration: 1 hour

Dates: 4-12-18-25 June 14.00  

While leaving behind the pastoral life due to the industrial revolution, the change began to be felt in all areas of human life. Not only the mode of production but also the singularity and originality of the product has changed and the concept of mass production has entered into our lives. As a result, the industrialization process, which actually began with the invention of the steam engine, has become a controversial topic among artists. So, how do children evaluate this situation?  

 

The Color of the World; Green and Blue

Age: 10-14

Duration: 1 hour

Dates: 11-26 June 14.00  

Our responsibilities have been increasing in a world where we have increased the temperature by 1.5 degrees with the effect of global warming. In this workshop, which is planned to revolve around the basic concepts that should have a place in our lives, children learn about the enviromental damage plactic waste and they design their own shopping bags with natural dyes.

 

 

Birthday Programs

In these workshop programs that can be planned for each age group, Energy Museum is explored. The goal is to learn while having fun.

 

A Renewable World

 

Online

Age: 7-14 

Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes 

 

In this online workshop that is planned for 7-14 age group, the goal is to help children learn and understand how energy is generated. Exploring sustainable energy sources, children listen to alternative suggestions to live in a greener world and look for solutions with us. The machine systems in the Energy Museum are depicted with photographs. Children need to attend this workshop with drawing paper and colorful crayons.

 

For detailed information and registration, you can send an e-mail to egitimprogramlari@santralistanbul.org.

 

Education Program for Children with Superior Potential

In this program carried out with the collaboration between BİLGİ Education and Culture Foundation and Yüksel Education and Development Foundation of Turkey for Gifted Children, the educational models that are implemented for gifted children in many countries are implemented by an expert teaching staff. Our winter and summer period educational programs for gifted children are held at santralistanbul Campus.

 

About the Education Program

It is an enrichment and differentiation program that has been developed in order to support the skills and talents of students in accordance with their interests and to fulfill their learning needs that they cannot fulfill in formal education. Students who would like spend their weekends efficiently and productively support their areas of interest with these programs and develop their intelligence and talents. Throughout the program, students are observed both emotionally and academically and they are supported with appropriate goals and gains for their improvement. Covering different fields, the program integrates different branches. In this way, coherence is provided between different fields and a multifaceted and holistic learning takes place. One of the goals of the program is to develop students’ social skills and emotional approaches.

 

Admission Requirements

The students that are included in the gifted group in accordance with the evaluation result of intelligence tests, which have been standardized in our country, are admitted to the program.

 

For detailed information and the program, you can send an e-mail to vakif.bilgi@bilgi.edu.tr.