Spring 2019 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 March through August.
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
Spring 2019 Topic: Ecology and Food Webs
This semester we’ll be looking at how animals interact with their environment as well as how the animals we know came into being. There will be an animal demonstration every class, and at least one class will be a field trip across the street to Trout Brook (details to be worked out).
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.
February 25, March 4, March 18, April 1, April 15, May 6, May 20
1:00pm – 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