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.
Students learn the parts and functions of the heart. Through various media, students observe heartbeats, blood flow, blood cells, and how diet and exercise can affect their heart. During the hands-on activity, students use a team approach to build a circulatory system.
Students discuss their “Road of Life” goals while exploring the different levels of maturation, human reproduction and the birth process. This program encourages students to make abstinence-based decisions and is divided male/female.
3-LS3-2, 4-LS1-1, MS-LS1-1, MS-LS3-2, HS, LS1-4, HS-LS4-1
The preview program allows parents and educators the opportunity to view and ask questions about the human reproduction class prior to their child attending the program. Fee: $125
This session is a straightforward discussion on the consequences of drug use and the effects that lead to tolerance and addiction. This powerful program includes high-impact video clips and interactive activities.
3-LS3-2, 4-LS1-1, 4-LS1-2, MS-LS1-8