When Science Attacks
When Science Attacks
Join us for our all new homeschool class: When Science Attacks! These hands-on classes will explore the world of science through animals and nature. Join us twice a month to see the zoo in a whole new way. Ask about our special semester pricing! Note: To join this program you must be a FOTZ member. If you are not a FOTZ member it is quick and easy to become a member, Click here to become a member!
Choose your grade level and day below to register!
For the spring semester we will explore the life sciences, including botany, anatomy, and zoology
Classes are open to all students in grades K-8th. Grades will be grouped as K-2nd, 3rd-5th, & 6th-8th. Parents are encouraged to accompany their student in the classroom.
Grades K-2nd: 11:00-11:45am
Grades 3rd-5th: 12:00-1:30pm
Grades 3rd-5th: 10:00-11:30am
Grades 6th-8th: 12:00-1:30pm
Grades K-2nd: 2:00-2:45pm
Dates for September – December, 2014 (for each week, choose either Wednesday or Thursday to attend):
Week #1: September 10th or 11th : Chemistry (Atoms, Molecules, & Bonding)
Week #2: September 24th or 25th : Chemistry (Matter)
Week #3: October 8th or 9th : Chemistry (Toxins)
Week #4: October 22nd or 23rd : Chemistry (Bioluminescence)
Week #5: November 5th or 6th : Physics (Forces)
Week #6: November 19th or 20th: Physics (Energy)
Week #7: December 3rd or 4th: Physics (Machines)
Week #8: December 17th or 18th: Physics (Momentum)
Dates for January – April, 2015 (for each week, choose either Wednesday or Thursday to attend):
Week #1: January 7th or 8th: Botany (Plant Adaptations)
Week #2: January 21st or 22nd: Botany (Carnivorous Plants)
Week #3: February 4th or 5th: Botany (Fungi)
Week #4: February 18th or 19th: Anatomy (Touch and the Nervous System)
Week #5: March 4th or 5th: Anatomy (Sight)
Week #6: March 18th or 19th: Anatomy (Smell)
Week #7: April 1st or 2nd: Anatomy (Hearing)
Week #8: April 15th or 16th: Zoology
Must be a FOTZ member to participate. Get a jump start on 2015 by purchasing or renewing your 2015 FOTZ Membership today!
3rd & up: $8
Note: Each class requires a minimum of 10 participants registered a week before the class. If this number is not met, you will be notified of the cancelled class.