Our Preschool Adventure series based on a nationally recognized curriculum in life and physical sciences. Each adventure is different and has a theme chosen to spark a preschooler’s imagination. Included is a brief nature hike and a hands-on activity or craft.
This season’s overarching theme is Growing Up Wild About Autrey Mill!
|9/10/2019||Wildlife Water Safari- Children discover water sources for local wildlife. With Ms. Mary.|
|9/24/2019||Fishing Fun – Children engage in dramatic play fishing game. With Ms. Ackermann.|
|10/8/2019||In a Grasshopper’s World- Children observe grasshoppers in their natural habitat. With Ms. Mary.|
|10/22/2019||Ant on Parade- Children go outside to observe ant behavior and characteristics. With Ms. Ackermann.|
|11/5/2019||Tracks- Children explore animal tracks and make tracks of their own. With Ms. Mary.|
|11/19/2019||Terrific Turkeys- Children learn about wild turkeys. With Ms. Ackermann.|
|12/3/2019||Looking at Leaves- Children practice their observation skills by comparing leaves. With Ms. Ackermann|
|12/17/2019||Backbone Bonanza- Children learn about vertebrates. With Ms. Mary.|
|1/28/2020||Less is More- Children learn that using less is a way of sharing resources. With Ms. Ackermann|
|2/11/2020||Wildlife is Everywhere- Children make observations that wildlife is all around us. With Ms. Mary|
|2/25/2020||What’s Wild- Children engage in stories comparing the lives of a wild and tame animal. With Ms. Ackermann.|
|3/10/2020||Field Study Fun- Children investigate the ground within a hula hoop observe plant and animal. With Ms. Mary.|
|3/24/2020||Seed Need- Children explore seeds as food and learn how animals spread seeds. With Ms. Ackermann|
|4/14/2020||Hiding in Plain Sight- Children play a game of hide and seek to learn about important adaptations. With Ms. Mary.|
|4/28/2020||Aqua Charades- Children explore the importance of water for people, animals, and plants. With Ms. Ackermann.|
|5/12/2020||The Deep Blue Sea- Children develop an awareness of oceans and ocean life. With Ms. Mary.|
- 10:00am – 11:00am
- Selected Tuesdays
- Ages 3-6 (A parent or guardian must accompany their child)
- Programs are rain or shine – other activities will replace the hike in case of inclement weather.
- $7 for members, $10 for non-members.
- Parents are free but are required to stay for the program. No charge for non-participating siblings.