Mystic Aquarium is now handling the reservations for classes geared towards homeschoolers! We will be breaking up the school year into 2 sessions. Our offerings for the months of October to January are listed below. Each class is 60 minutes in length and tailored to specific grade range. All classes take place in Classroom A, located near the shark exhibit on the main floor of the aquarium.
Please note: Programs fee does not include aquarium admission. Non-members will be required to pay regular admission rates in order to enter the aquarium. Special arrangements can be made for child drop-off and pick-up outside the aquarium for non-members participating in program.
Cost: Members, $32 per child. 18 child maximum and 6 child minimum per class.
Classes sold as a 4 part series for $32. Classes cannot be sold separately. Online registration for classes will end on September 27, 2018
Grade 1 to 3: 10:00-11:00
Grades 4 to 6: 11:30-12:30
Grades 7 to 9: 1:00-2:00
Program Schedule: Mondays. October 1, November 5, December 3, January 7
October 1 -Sharks
November 5 – Seals and Sea Lions
December 3 – Kelp Forests
January 7 – Aquarium Careers
Marine Mammal Seminar
Wednesday evenings starting 9/5 – 12/5
Enhance your knowledge of marine mammals. In this weekly seminar, visiting scientists will discuss the natural history, evolution, anatomy, physiology, husbandry, cognition, behavior and conservation of these magnificent creatures. Our expert speakers offer a wealth of knowledge you won’t find anywhere else! Must have at least a junior standing for Fall 2018 semester.
Cost: $375/college student, $175/ audit