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: Frog Dissection Lab (2nd-5th Grade) – REGISTRATION»
Wednesday, March 18, 2020  |  2 – 3 p.m.

Explore the parts of the body and functions of organs through hands-on investigations and dissections of real frogs. Space is limited; sign-up now!

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

 

Weather Whizzes (K-5th Grade) – REGISTRATION»
Wednesday, April 22, 2020  |  2 – 3 p.m.

Meteorologists in the making! Step into the world of weather and discover how wind, temperature, and pressure affect our ever-changing environment.

Standards – Science: K.ESS2, K.ESS3, K.ETS2, 1.ESS1, 1.ETS2, 2. ESS1, 2.ESS2, 2.ETS1, 2.ETS2. 3.ESS2, 3.ESS2, 3. PS3, 4.ESS2, 4.ETS2, 4.PS3, 5.PS2

 

Amazing Anatomy: Flower & Grasshopper Dissection Lab (2nd-5th Grade) – REGISTRATION»
Wednesday, May 20, 2020  |  2 – 3 p.m.

Explore the parts of the body and functions of organs through hands-on investigations and dissections of grasshoppers and flowers.

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

 

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).