Fall 2018 Homeschool Program Dates
Call our Registration Department at 860.726.4008
Our engaging Homeschool Series relates to science and nature and follows the Next Generation Science Standards. Our program provides families with unique, hands-on science instruction, inquiry-based learning activities, and cooperative learning opportunities. The Children’s Museum Homeschool Association is designed for students in grades K-8 and runs for a 4-month session.
In addition to 7 weeks of hands-on, cooperative science instruction in three separate tracks, enrollment in The Children’s Museum’s Homeschool Association includes special perks and programming for the whole family:
- A Family Membership to The Children’s Museum and Roaring Brook Nature Center, active September through February.
All Three Science Tracks + Parent Seminars + Museum Membership = $252 per student
One Track Only (no membership included) = $105
High School Course + Membership = $168
Elementary and Intermediate Series
Level A, B, C
10:00-10:50 Class 1
10:55-11:45 Class 2
11:50-12:40 Class 3
The Museum remains open until 1:00pm for exploration.
High School Level
The Homeschool Association has now introduced a High School level course for students in grades 7 to 12.
Fall 2018 topic: Introductory Physical Science- Do you want to know how nature works? Want to learn how we use science? We’ll do a series of experiments explaining processes from chemistry, physics, and biology, and look into how modern technology works. By the end of the sessions, you will understand how to apply scientific principles to explain the every-day world around you.
Special Series Junior Keepers Program for Homeschool
Go behind the scenes and learn what it takes to be an animal keeper. You will assist the Wildlife Sanctuary staff in feeding, grooming and learn some animal husbandry. This being the highest level of our Keepers program some students continue on to become volunteers in the Wildlife Sanctuary. Held after morning homeschool programs end.
September 17, October 1, October 15, October 29, November 19, December 3, December 17
1:00 – 2:00pm
Cost $140 for members $175 for non-members
Call 860.726.4008 to register
To find out about our next session, call our Registration Department at 860.726.4008