Animal Life Cycles

  • Times Available: Wednesday - Friday, 10:15am, 11:15am, 12:15pm
  • Date Range: October 2022 - May 2023
  • Grade Levels: 2nd Grade, 3rd Grade
  • Class Size: minimum 8, maximum 28 students/per program
  • Months: January, February, March, April, May, October, November, December
  • Requirements: Must register for program at least four weeks in advance.
    Minimum age 7 years.
  • Fee: $100 per program
  • Contact: Missy Chernick at
During this program, students will explore the life cycles of different animal groups which may include amphibians, reptiles, birds, mammals, and insects. Through examining natural history props and specimens, as well as experiencing live animal encounters, students will learn about the different stages of development as living creatures grow and change.
Program length is 45 minutes.

This program is 45 minutes long and held onsite at our Downtown Raleigh location.

Curriculum Correlation(s):   2.L.1; Next Generation Science Standards: 3-LS1-1

Scheduling Instructions: Scheduling is now closed for the current school year. Scheduling for the upcoming school year will begin on Tuesday, August 15th for programs in October-January, and Tuesday, August 29th for programs in February-May. A link to the scheduling request form will be added once scheduling begins..

Please note that only 30 people total will be allowed in the program classroom. Two of those people must be adults, and at least one of them must be a teacher. All remaining chaperones, siblings, etc. are welcome to explore the Museum during the program.