Embark on an educational journey in IMAX at Marbles! Engage students with movies designed to educate as much as entertain. Add an optional Learning Lab to your visit and expand on movie content with hands-on activities. Students will be captivated by a larger-than-life learning experience on NC's biggest screen!
More about Learning Labs:
45 minutes of hands-on activities for 4th–8th grade students
Expand on content of IMAX documentaries
Content aligned with NC curriculum
An extraordinary journey into the mysterious world of one of nature's most awe-inspiring marine mammals, Humpback Whales 3D takes students to Alaska, Hawaii and the Kingdom of Tonga for an immersive look at how these whales communicate, sing, feed, play and take care of their young.
Narrated by Ewan McGregor Duration: 39 minutes.
The powerful story of America's founding documents and the people who wrote, shaped and tested them.
Narrated by Morgan Freeman and Kenny Rogers. Duration: 43 minutes.
Direct Curriculum Match: Social Studies: 4,5,8
Go on a spectacular journey to the remote and wondrous world of Madagascar, and discover the incredible true story of nature's greatest explorers—lemurs.
Narrated by Morgan Freeman; Duration: 41 minutes.
Direct Curriculum Match: Science: K,1,2,4,5,6,7,8
Direct Curriculum Match: Social Studies: 7
Explore the deepest reaches of our universe brought to life by the world's most powerful telescopes. Tour the surface terrain of Mars, watch stars being born and marvel in stunning views of the Sun.
Narrated by Miranda Richardson; Duration: 40 minutes.
Direct Curriculum Match: Science: 3,4,6
A breathtaking journey into the world too small, too fast, too slow or too vast to be seen by the naked eye. Immerse yourself in the microscopic world once reserved only for scientists.
Narrated by Forest Whitaker; Duration: 40 minutes.
Direct Curriculum Match: Science: 4,5,6,7,8
Experience the power and spectacle of volcanoes, earthquakes and tornadoes. Learn how natural disasters occur and what scientists and engineers are doing to predict and prepare for the future. Duration: 40 minutes.
Direct Curriculum Match: Science: 2,4,5,6,7
Experience the danger and beauty of the unknown West as it unfolds before the eyes of Lewis and Clark during their journey into uncharted territory to find a new water passageway and to describe for science the wonders they encounter. Duration: 40 minutes.
Direct Curriculum Match: Social Studies: 5,8