Homeschool Programs

The Discovery Center now offers special programs just for homeschool groups! It’s a great opportunity to experience learning together in a fun, hands-on environment.

Upcoming Programs:

Amazing Anatomy: Cow Eye Dissection Lab (2nd-5th Grade)
Wednesday, Oct. 16  |  2 – 3 p.m.

Explore the parts of the body and functions of organs through hands-on investigations and dissections. This month, to get ready for Halloween, the dissection is on Cow Eyeballs! REGISTRATION»

Standards – Science : 2.LS1.1, 2.LS2.1, 2.ETS2.1, 3.LS1.1, 3.LS4.2, 4.LS2.2, 4.LS2.3, 4.LS2.4, 5.ETS2.2


Pumpkin Power (K-5th Grade)
Wednesday, Nov. 20  |  2 – 3 p.m.

This seasonal tour addresses STEAM curriculum topics – with pumpkins! Use pumpkins in art, math, engineering, and science activities on this unique field study! REGISTRATION»

Standards – Science: K.LS1.1, K.LS1.2, K.LS3.1, K.ETS1.2, 1.LS1.1, 1.LS1.2, 1.ETS1.1, 2,LS2.3, 2.ETS1.2, 2.ETS1.4, 2.ETS2.1, 3.LS1.1, 3.PS1.1, 3.ETS1.1, 4.LS2.1, 4.ETS1.1, 4.ETS2.2, 5.PS1.1, 5.ETS1.1, 5.ETS1.3 Math: K.G.A.1, K.G.A.3, K.CC.B.5, 1.G.A.1, 2.G.A.1, 3.G.A.1, 3.G.A.2, 4.G.A.1, 4.G.A.2


Lab fees:

Cost per student: $2 lab fee, plus $8 museum admission. (Total cost for Members is $2; museum admission is free.)

Museum admission ($8) also applies to parents/chaperones (or free with membership).