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Middle

Middle School programs engage older students in inquiry-based learning. The outdoor classroom is an excellent place for exploring science concepts learned in the classroom. We provide the option of longer field trips (up to 3 hours) for middle school groups looking to undertake field work and Citizen Science initiatives. 

 

Program Details:

  • Length: 90 minutes; 2 hours; 3 hours. 
  • Scheduling: We schedule field trips Monday - Sunday; 10 am - 6 pm. 
  • Topic Selection: Pick one of the topics from Earth Science or Life Science categories (see below). If you don't see what you are looking for, contact us! We will gladly design a program to fit your needs. 
  • Fee: Please note, reduced pricing is available upon request for groups with demonstrated financial need. 
    • Groups of 45 or fewer:
      90 minute program: $10/child, with a minimum of $75.00
      2 hour program: $12/child, with a minimum of $125.00
      3 hour program: $15/child, with a minimum of $200.00 
    • Groups of 46 to 90:
      90 minute program: $8/child, with a minimum of $150.00
      2 hour program: $10/child, with a minimum of $200.00
      3 hour program: $13/child, with a minimum of $300.00
    • Groups over 90: Please contact the office for pricing and scheduling information. We can only accommodate 90 students at one time. Larger groups can schedule multiple field trip days. 
    • Teachers and Chaperones: Free
    • Parking: Free 

Program Topics:

Life Science

Beavers and Wetlands
Endangered Species
Native and Invasive Plants

Earth Science

Rock Discovery
Water Quality Survey
Stream Dynamics