Garoon Gateway to Science
An Innovative Approach to Hands-on Learning
As a provider of children’s education and services, JCC Chicago continues to excel in contemporary education by bringing the Garoon Gateway to Science to Lake County. This state-of-the-art outdoor science park in allows JCC to utilize their expertise in informal education and extend the a unique experiential learning approach to all Gateway visitors.
This unique park encourages children to investigate eight basic science principles: force, energy, sound, motion, waves, vision, biology and motion. With 52 fun hands-on exhibits, Garoon is designed for children and adults to explore science with curiosity, creativity and, most of all, fun!