Attention home school learners – this day of educational fun is planned just for you!
Join us and Rosie as we explore the fascinating diversity of invertebrates’ adaptations, habitats, and why they’re important to us.
Doors open at 9 a.m. Activities are scheduled 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. Bring a lunch or purchase a light meal from our gift shop and spend the day with us!
- Chat with our scientists
- Interact with animals and get a chance to observe them up-close, in person
- During lunch, hear about edible invertebrates and find out why students all over the world are excited to eat bugs for lunch!
- Make a craft to take home
- Explore biome diversity
- Learn to identify backyard bugs
- And more!
Pre-registration highly recommended. Walk-ups welcome.
DATE: Thu, 11/5/2015
TIME: 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. with activities scheduled at various times
PRICE: $5/person* members, $8/person* non-members; under 2 FREE with paid adult
*includes admission and event activities
AGES: There’s something for nearly all ages and levels of curiosity!
For more information about this fun opportunity, please contact at firstname.lastname@example.org.
For more info about homeschooling – www.thehomeschoolmom.com
9:00-4:15 – Check-in
10:00-3:15 – No Bone Zone Bingo (All Ages)
10:00-4:00 – Nature Hunt (All Ages)
10:00-11:00 – Scientist’s Corner – Diversity Discussion (All Ages)
10:30-3:30 – Craft Stations (Ages 3-12)
11:00 – 12:00 – Animals Up-Close (All Ages)
11:30 – 12:00 – Invertebrates in Your Backyard (All Ages)
12:15 – 1:15 – Lunch: Bugs and Food Documentary (All Ages)
1:15 – 2:15 – Biome Diversity (All Ages)
3:15 – No Bone Zone Bingo Winner Drawing (All Participants)
3:30-4:00 – Volunteer Opportunities at the Butterfly Pavilion (Ages 13+)