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Homeschool at the Nature Center

THE SURVIVAL PUZZLE

Homeschool classes are held on the first Thursday of the month. Children will be grouped according to age. Check with us about accommodating younger siblings in the classroom. Please note that all Nature Center programs are taught from a scientific perspective.

FIRST THURSDAY OF THE MONTH: 1:30 TO 3:30 P.M. for students ages 5 to 12
DATES FOR CLASSES ARE SEPT 5, OCT 3, NOV 7, DEC 5, JAN 2, FEB 6, MAR 6, APR 3, MAY 1 & JUN 5.
MEMBERS PER CLASS: $15.
MEMBERS PER YEAR: $95.
INCLUDES 10 CLASSES.
YOU MUST BE A MEMBER TO PARTICIPATE IN THE HOMESCHOOL SERIES.


Students will learn about food, minerals, water, space, warmth and shelter. We’ll deconstruct these critical needs and take a holistic view of the fundamentals of life. Topics include foraging, tracking, shelter & fire building, air & water quality, adaptations for warmth, migration, hibernation & food storage.

FIELD TRIPS FOR THE SURVIVAL PUZZLE:

OCTOBER: COOGAN FARM IN MYSTIC, CT
MAY: GLACIER PARK IN LEDYARD, CT
JUNE: BEEBE COVE POND IN MYSTIC, CT


HOMESCHOOL SERIES LED BY: Steve Sarnoski, Laura Craver & Suzanne Burns
Children will be grouped according to age.


PRE-REGISTRATION FOR PROGRAMMING IS NECESSARY TO ENSURE THAT CLASSES ARE NEITHER CANCELLED NOR OVER-SUBSCRIBED. SEE CANCELLATION POLICY ON PAGE 15. PLEASE CONTACT THE NATURE CENTER AT 860.536.1216 FOR RESERVATIONS & DIRECTIONS AS NEEDED.

All Nature Center programs are based on scientific principals. Homeschool classes are run as a drop-off program, however parents are welcome to stay at any point. You must be a Nature Center Member to enroll. Preference is given to people signing up for the entire series.

Led by: Steve Sarnoski, Suzanne Burns and Laura Craver

If you have any questions
please contact Davnet Schaffer at 860-536-1216 x20.

You can sign up by calling (860) 536-1216 or just stop by!

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Denison Pequotsepos Nature Center
109 Pequotsepos Road, P.O. Box 122, Mystic, CT 06355.
Phone: (860) 536-1216 | Fax: (860) 536-2983
Email: info@dpnc.org
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