Senior Elementary Homeschool Fall
Thursday, September 8, 2022 | 9:30 am - 12:00 pm$75.00 – $288.00
Thursdays | September 8, October 13, and November 10
Our Senior Elementary Homeschool Program is designed for students ages 9-11 to delve deeper into the natural world. Alongside experienced naturalists, students will explore habitats including the shore of Lake Michigan, ponds, prairies, and forests. We offer a variety of interactions with nature such as hikes, field data collection, and live animals.
September 8, 2022 | Ponding Through the Year: Fall
Explore the ecosystem of different ponds throughout the year. Learners participate in water testing and learn how to take basic measurements in the field. They will hone their observational and identification skills while studying living and non-living parts of the pond environment.
October 13, 2022 | Great Lake Michigan Water Study
Experience the largest freshwater system on Earth! Discover Lake Michigan’s glacial past and the present-day challenges this system endures. Learners will become citizen scientists and collect data about the lake. We will explore topics such as water pollution and prevention, invasive species, bioaccumulation, and the importance of preserving and protecting the world’s fresh water.
November 10, 2022 | The Awesome World of Raptors
Birds are an important part of every ecosystem on Earth. Through hands on activities, outdoor exploration, and games, learners study flight dynamics, adaptations, migration, and more! We will meet our raptor ambassadors as we focus on the role they have in their environment.
A completed student profile, which includes a health history and emergency care plan, is required for each participant prior to registration. We require a new student profile prior to each school year.
A maximum of 15 students will be enrolled in each group.