Family Science Outside: Exploring Ecosystems brings at-home learners and their grown-ups into the living lab of the great outdoors! These weekly choose-your-own adventure style experiences are a perfect escape from screens, but also a real-world supplement to school studies (aligned with many area school curricula, and state and national standards).
Each week’s program includes:
Registration is required (see below)
When? Week 3 - October 20, 21, or 22. Families/cooperative groups/”pods” can register for their own time slot once/week. Time slots are available for one family/cooperative group/”pod” at a time (max 12 people/group) on Tuesday through Thursday at 9, 10, 11, and 1 each day.
Who? Especially meant for families with children in grades 2-6, but siblings welcome.
What? With a new set of investigations each week, there’s always something different to explore – sign up for one time slot per week for as many weeks as you like. Activities are designed to last 1.5-2 hours.
How? Registration is required for each week’s sessions by clicking the register button or by calling 724-794-6011. When registering, register a responsible adult, and provide names for participants and ages for children in the “Additional Info We Should Know” section. Valid Driver’s License required for kit reservation.
The following COVID-19 safety protocols will be in place:
Thursday, October 22 at 9:00am to 11:00am
10:00am to 12:00pm
11:00am to 1:00pm
1:00pm to 3:00pm
Jennings Environmental Education Center
2951 Prospect Rd., Slippery Rock, PA 16057-5023