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Monday, October 19, 2020

Home School Scientists: Series II

Appleton Fall

About Home School Scientists: Series II

Homeschool Scientists – Series II

Nature is our classroom for our new science program for homeschoolers at Appleton Farms. Students will learn through hands-on science lessons with expert naturalist instructors for 2-hour drop off classes.

This series offers elementary-aged students the opportunity to participate in environmentally focused, farm-based activities led by our experienced education staff. Through educator-guided, experiential learning, students explore sustainability, agroecology, life cycles, soil science, history, and more – making important connections to their ongoing STEAM learning. Activities include plenty of time gardening, hiking, exploring and learning through doing.

This is an educational morning drop-off program for children ages 7-11 offered twice a week for 5 weeks. To keep groups and staff and safe as possible, families must register for a full series of programming. Groups will include up to 8 students with 1 educator. Groups will include the same students for the entire series.

Each series has 2 program options to help accommodate different family schedules

*Please note, due to staff:child ratio restrictions, we cannot book children under 7 for this program. Please reach out to discuss our private-pod series opportunities.*

Series II:

5 weeks -October 19-November 20

9-11am

Group 1: Mondays, Wednesdays

Group 2: Tuesdays, Thursdays

Series Pricing:

$350 per member child, $450 per nonmember child

Interested in booking a private series for your child’s learning group, homeschool group, or learning pod? Looking to organize a kindergarten or middle school-aged group for a series?

We are currently offering limited morning and afternoon privately booked series in addition to our public offering! Reach out to discuss booking a private field study series – Ashley at achapman@thetrustees.org

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