School Programs - Grades K-2 - Outreach Program

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Education Outreach

Look what the tide brought in! Can't make it to the Aquarium? Let us float on over to your school. Using live animals and biofacts, our educators will provide your students with an engaging ocean experience. Each program is aligned to the Georgia Performance Standards to help you incorporate this unforgettable experience into your curriculum.

Program Options

Aqua Basics (K-2)
Ever wondered how we are able to care for so many animals? It comes down to understanding and meeting their basic needs. During this program, students will explore the basic needs of some of our animals and how we care for them.
Georgia Performance Standards addressed: SKCS6, SKL2, ELAKLSV1, S1CS7, S1L1, ELA1LSV1, S2CS7, S2L1, M2M3
(Download Teacher Guide)

Spineless Wonders (K-2)
Welcome to the no-bones zone! During this program, students will be introduced to some of the spineless wonders that inhabit the ocean. Students will use their senses to examine these animals and compare the ways in which they meet their basic needs.
Georgia Performance Standards addressed: SKCS6, SKL2, ELAKLSV1, S1CS7, S1L1, ELA1LSV1, S2CS7, S2L1, M2M3
(Download Teacher Guide)

Program Details

Program Fees:
1 Program: $400 for up to 50 students
2 Programs $515 for up to 100 students
3 Programs $630 for up to 150 students
4 Programs $745 for up to 200 students

Four full programs would be as low as $3.73 per student.

Multiple program discount applicable for same program presented on the same day.
Max distance the Outreach Program travels is 50 miles from the Aquarium

Program Length: 45 minutes

Maximum Number of Students per Program:
All classroom programs are limited to a maximum of 50 students.

General Reservation Policies

  • Reservations are required at least 30 days prior to your program date.
  • Non-refundable deposit of $200 is due at time of making reservation.
  • Final payment and final count of participants is due 3 weeks prior to program date. Participant numbers cannot increase after this date without approval from Aquarium.
  • Schools or program sites unprepared for their Outreach visit may result in the program being canceled.
  • Date changes are subject to availability and $50 fee per date change.

Outreach Policy and Procedures: Please read, print and return one week prior to program with directions. Click here to open document.

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