Education

Your Backyard in Fall, Winter, Spring or Summer

Location: 
Museum of Natural Sciences
Dates Available: 
October 1, 2014- June 30, 2015
Times Available: 
Tuesday-Friday, 10 & 11 am
Type of School: 
Home School,
Private,
Public
Grade Level: 
PreK,
Kindergarten,
1st Grade
Class Size: 
Preschool: maximum 20; Grades K-1: maximum 26
Month: 
March,
April,
May,
June,
October,
November
Requirements: 
One adult chaperone required for every five children. Must register for program at least four weeks in advance of your group's visit.
Fee: 
$50 per program

Discover the fascinating world of your backyard. Meet this season’s backyard “stars”: live animals like box tur-tles, beetles, rabbits, salamanders and flying squirrels. Learn how backyards can be good animal homes and how animal activity changes with each season and the weather. Program includes 20 minutes of Discovery Room exploration, teacher packet and a natural science object for the classroom.

Science Curriculum Correlation(s): K.L.1, K.E.1, 1.L.1, 1.L.2

Scheduling information: Scheduling for the 2014–2015 school year begins Wednesday, August 13, 2014. You must register for programs at least four weeks in advance of your group's visit. To schedule this program, contact the Angela Tramontelli, Scheduling Assistant at 919.707.8860 or submit an online Scheduling Request Form (available 8/13/14).
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