Loggerhead Marinelife Center now offers workshops exclusively for homeschool students! This workshop series focuses on various marine science topics, including marine biology, coastal ecology, veterinary science, fisheries, oceanography, and ocean conservation.
These workshops include hands-on activities and lessons for students ages 6-9 and 10-13.
Cost is $10/student for the 1.5 hour program; one free chaperone per family is required (and must stay on campus for the duration of the program), but any additional chaperones will need to register as participants.
Fall 2019 Schedule
SEA TURTLES 101
Students will learn about the sea turtles of South Florida, with a focus on sea turtle biology, ecology & rehabilitation.
ALL ABOUT SARGASSUM
Students will learn all about sargassum seaweed and its ecological importance as a food source and nursery area in our local waterways by sampling their own sargassum mat for critters.
Students will learn about our sea turtle research and the process of studying nesting sea turtles by excavating their own sea turtle nest replica.
Students will learn about the coastal ecosystems of South Florida, and participate in a Hammock Hike & Beach Walk.
Private Homeschool Workshops
Loggerhead Marinelife Center now offers private workshops exclusively for homeschool groups! Book a workshop for your homeschool group today to learn about sea turtle biology and veterinary science in the Sea Turtle 101 workshop, the amazing underwater world of seaweed in the All About Sargassum workshop, sea turtle nesting research in the Junior Biologists workshop, and the coastal ecosystems of South Florida in the Living Beaches workshop.
These workshops are for students ages 6-13. Cost is $10/student for the 1.5 hour program, with a minimum of 10 students, or $100. One free chaperone per family is required (and must stay on campus for the duration of the program), but any additional chaperones will need to register as participants. Private Homeschool Workshops are designed to accommodate larger homeschool groups of up to 40 people.
Please contact the Education Department at (561) 627-8280 ext. 119 or at firstname.lastname@example.org to book a Private Homeschool Workshop for your homeschool today!