Natural Sciences Classroom: Insect Lives in Water

Learn about some of North Carolina’s amazing aquatic insects! You’ll meet an insect that uses a snorkel, an insect that can eat a fish, an insect that sucks, and more from an aquatic insect expert. Event is free, but space is limited. Registration is required. Accessibility accommodations, such as an ASL Interpreter or captioning services,… Read More >

Fossils

This Curiosity Class has gone virtual! Our understanding of dinosaurs and prehistoric life is constantly changing with new discoveries. This program will introduce students to fossils and the field of paleontology using natural specimens and replicas to tell the story of Earth’s history. This virtual program is designed to connect your group with a Museum… Read More >

Butterflies and Moths

Explore the life cycle of insects through a close examination of butterflies and moths. Students will practice their observation skills to learn more about the adaptations of these scale-winged creatures. This virtual program is designed to connect your group with a Museum educator online for an interactive program. Whether your students are learning from home… Read More >

Animal Life Cycles

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  • Grade Levels: 2nd Grade
  • Times Available: Tuesday-Friday, 10am, 11am, 12:30pm, 1:30pm
  • Dates Available: October 2020 - May 2021

This Curiosity Class has gone virtual! How do living creatures grow and change? Students will explore the life cycles of several groups of animals which may include amphibians, reptiles, birds, insects, and mammals. Meet live animals and learn about their stages of development. This virtual program is designed to connect your group with a Museum… Read More >