At the Center, programs provide schools and individuals with a convenient and cost effective way to enhance classroom curriculum by meeting or exceeding the state Next Generation Science and Health standards. Field trip programs can be scheduled to fit your needs. Please speak with our scheduler for specific information for your building.
Each program will be a total of 2 hours in length which includes; viewing of Valeda (transparent talking mannequin), Pre/Post Testing, 40-minute lesson with certified health instructor, exploration time with health exhibits and an instructor lead hands-on laboratory for the children.
Using various activities, students learn about the nervous system and how their five senses keep them safe. The hands-on activity explores each of five senses.
4-LS1-1, 4-LS1-2, MS-LS1-3, MS-LS1-8
Students meet the skeleton "Charlie Bones" who will help them learn the importance of keeping bones and muscles healthy. Students will be taught the importance of exercise and how to choose calcium-rich foods. Students build a skeleton during the hands-on activity.