4 years old - Second grade
Discover the beauty of fall as a guide takes you through an autumn adventure. Your students will investigate why leaves don’t absorb water, discover why leaves change color, find out how boring their food would be without herbs, and make a colorful leaf collage to take back to the classroom. Field trips start at 9 or 11 a.m.
9:00 - 9:30: Why leaves change colors activity
9:30 - 9:50: Nature Trail tour and sorghum maze
9:50 - 10:20: Water experiments
10:20 - 10:50: "Plants in Our Food" lesson
$8.00; Two-hour program; September - December
AL Science Standards: K.6.3, K.7.1, 1.2.1, 1.4.2, 1.4.3, 1.8.4, 2.5.1, 2.5.2, photosynthesis
Kindergarten - Third Grade
Exploding seedpods, rolling gumballs and whirly-twirly helicopters, bet your students didn’t realize that engineering started with Mother Nature. Sign your class up to discover the physics behind seeds and nuts; they’ll have a blast!
$7.00 per student, 90-minute program
AL Science Standards: K.6.1, K.6.2, 1.1.1, 1.1.2 1.2.1, 1.2.2, 3.7.1
Third - Seventh Grade
*The Curriculum for Catastrophe is Under Construction!
60-minute program; $6.00; November-March.
AL Science Standards: 6.2.1, 6.2.2
Trees are what it's all about in this program that gets your students investigating these important resources. We'll teach your children:
$8.00 per student. Two-hour program. Runs September - April.
AL. Science Standards: 2.5.1, 2.5.2, 2.6.1, 3.3.3, 3.7, 3.8.1, 3.8.2, 4.5