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School Programs

       

Our Environmental Education Workshops are a great way to introduce nature into your curricula and many provide Common Core support (look for the red apple icon!).

  • Workshops start promptly and last approximately 1-1/2 hours.  Each workshop includes an outdoor component, a story or lecture component and a hands-on component that is often a take-home activity. 
  • Maximum class size is limited to 30 students.  Special Education clas size is limited to 15 students.
  • Workshops are offered Monday through Friday.
  • Workshop fees include one adult chaperone per 5 students for Pre-K classes, and one adult per 10 students for grades K and above.  This does not apply to Special Education classes.
  • A maximum of 5 additional chaperones may accompany a class for an additional fee of $10 per person.
  • Advance registration and pre-paymnt are required for all programs.  Learn more.

Key to the Workshops

Con Ed
Curriculum

Common Core
Activities

Pre-K &
Kindergarten

Grades
1 & 2

Grades
3, 4 & 5

Grades
6, 7 & 8

Spring
Best Bet

Late Spring/
Summer
Best Bet

Fall Best
Bet

Winter
Best Bet

Suitable
for Offsite

 


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