The purpose of the field trip is to offer real world lessons in science within a fun and safe environment for grades K-6. The K-2 field trips cover areas science such as weight, size, flotation, and shape recognition in grade-appropriate activities. The 3-6 grade field trips cover areas of science such as measurement, the metric system, and Newton’s laws of motion, as well as more advanced incorporation of scientific inquiry and technological design. With this field trip, teachers will receive:
- complete curriculum guide,
- suggestions for centers that may be used in advance of the field trip to help students make the most of the activity,
- as well as tools for use during the outing, and evaluation forms.