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 December.
- Standards-aligned Extension Activities designed to keep learning going at home between classes.
All Three Science Tracks + Parent Seminars + Museum Membership = $252 per student
One Track Only (no membership included) = $105
Little Scientists + Membership = $140
High School Course + Membership = $168
Ages 3-5, 9:30-10:20am
In an effort to include even the littlest of learners, our Little Scientists program is for children aged 3-5 who are not yet ready to take part in the Homeschool classes but still have a desire to discover and explore. The program meets during regular Homeschool Programming days. Each sessions features hands-on activities for early science exploration that will make up an exciting parent/child class program.
Elementary and Intermediate Series
Level A, B, C
Engineering and Design
9:30-10:20 Class 1
10:30-11:20 Class 2
11:30-12:20 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 2017 topic: Earth Science
NEW Special Series Junior Keepers Program for Homeschool
(FULL FOR FALL 2017)
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.
7 Class Series: September 11, September 25, October 16, October 30, November 13, November 27, December 11
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