8 Week Program with optional Family Night:
*For a full 8 week program we can also talk about the possibility of offering: Family Night – Parents join us for a Additional Program and recap of all lesons learned
**Also, We can shorten or lengthen to as little or as many weeks as you would like. See the list of other topics we can speak about to add or exchange any weeks topics.
This course will focus on introducing kids to the abundant variety of creatures in the animal kingdom and teach the importance of each animal fulfilling its specific role in its unique environment. Children will learn the many ways in which animals work together to form complex ecosystems across the world. The class will touch on food chains and predator/prey relationships, adaptation, and the geographical and ecological layout of the globe. Students will learn about some of the positive and negative impacts humans have on the natural world as well as vice-versa. The children will learn proper vocabulary to discuss each study topic. Interaction and hands on experience will be emphasized in each segment and material will be delivered in an age appropriate manner for each age-group.
Week One: Introduction to the Animal Kingdom
Week Two: Animals of the World: South and Central America
Week Three: Animals of the World: Australia
Week Four: Animals of the World: North America
Week Five: Africa and Madagascar
Week Six: Animals of the World: Asia
Week 7: Animals in Captivity: Zoos, Circuses, and Pet Ownership
Week 8: Student Favorites and Review