Is your educational pod or home school group looking for some outdoor learning time? STEAM at World’s End may be the outing that meets your needs. Students in grades 1 – 5 are encouraged to participate in one or more sessions (see below for themes for the dates). Each interactive, hands-on session lasts 2 hours and occurs entirely outside every Tuesday morning. Group sizes are limited to 11 (including adults). A minimum one adult chaperone per group is required. Cloth face-coverings or masks required.
Sign up for one or more sessions:
September 8, Oct 6, Nov 3
Explore Like a Scientist at World’s End
Become familiar with the tools a scientist may use while exploring and discovering. Participants will practice close observation, ask questions, determine how to find answers, collect and interpret data. Participants are encouraged to bring their own binoculars if they have them. Covid restrictions prevent the sharing of our binoculars.
September 15, Oct 13, Nov 10
Animal Diversity at World’s End
Invertebrates, birds, mammals and more can be found at World’s End. Determine the characteristics of animal groups and seek them out during your visit. Participants are encouraged to bring their own binoculars if they have them. Covid restrictions prevent the sharing of our binoculars.
September 22, Oct 20, Nov 17
Plant Diversity at World’s End
Where better to investigate plant diversity than World’s End. Determine the characteristics of plant groups and seek them out during your visit.
September 29, Oct 27, Nov 24
Seeing Art in Nature and Nature in Art
Patterns, textures, colors, shapes. Art can be found in nature and participants are encouraged to use their observation skills to find something in nature to draw in great detail. In addition, participants will have the opportunity to create art using only materials from the natural world.Register