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HOMESCHOOL ACADEMY Winter 2017

For information on Homeschool Days, click here

To register, click here or call 901.333.6576.

This week-long educational program will provide exciting and interactive ways for students to learn about science.  Each class includes animal visits, tours of exhibits, chats with keepers, and more.  Students bring a non-refrigerated, non-microwavable lunch.  

Monday - Friday
January 9-13
10 A.M. to 2 P.M.
K – 8th grade: $120/members; $135/nonmembers
9th -12th grade: $135/members; $150/nonmembers             


Kindergarten - 2nd Grade
ZOOperheroes! – Uncover animal super powers while discovering the super hero in you. Students must have turned at least 5 years old by  9/1/16 in order to attend.

3rd-5th Grade
Animal Detectives – Ever wonder how elephants get so big or how cheetahs run so fast? Join us as we investigate how animals do what they do.

6th – 8th Grade
Wild North America – You don’t need a plane ticket. We’ll take you on a wild adventure to discover cool critters that call North America home.  

9th – 12th Grade
Exploration Ecology – Explore the interactions between animals and their environment. Learn why each piece is important in the intricate ecological puzzle.  

 

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Homeschool Days

This two hour program takes our popular zoo classes and adds a homeschool twist.  Meet live animals, participate in hands-on activities and get a guided tour of exhibits.

Thursday, November 17th

9:30 A.M. to 11:30 A.M.

1st-8th Grades:  Dissection Days 
Earthworm JUST ADDED (1st – 4th), Shark SOLD OUT (5th – 8th)

$20/members; $23/nonmembers

1:00 P.M. to 3:00 P.M.

1st-12th Grades:  Dissection Days (Earthworm, Shark, & Sheep Organs)

Earthworm SOLD OUT (1st – 4th), Shark SOLD OUT (5th – 8th) Sheep Organs (9th–12th)

$20/members; $23/nonmembers

 

THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 16TH

Two Sessions: 9:30 A.M. to 11:30 A.M. or 1:00 P.M. to 3:00 P.M.

 

1st-8th Grades: Expedition Tundra
It’s cold, fascinating, home to amazing creatures and covers more than one fifth of our planet. Join us as we explore some of what makes the tundra incredible and what we can do to help preserve this spectacular biome.

$15/members; $18/nonmembers

 

MONDAY, APRIL 3RD

Two Sessions: 9:30 A.M. to 11:30 A.M. or 1:00 P.M. to 3:00 P.M.

 

9:30 A.M. Classes: 1st – 8th Grades: Owl Pellet Dissection (1st – 4th), Fish Anatomy (5th – 8th)

1:00 P.M. Classes: 1st – 12th Grades: Owl Pellet Dissection (1st – 4th), Fish Anatomy (5th – 8th), Rat Anatomy (9th – 12th)

$20/members; $23/nonmembers

 

REGISTER ONLINE   or call 901.333.6576. 

 

 

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