Children’s Programs

Our home school classes are offered on Mondays from 1:00-3:00 pm for students ages 5-12. A different three-week science unit is taught each month, with each class consisting of instructional time, hands-on activities, and guided nature walks. Handouts for parents with extension ideas and projects are provided for follow up at home.

Date: November 11, 18, 25
Time: 1:00 pm
Topic: Mammal Study
Description: Mammals come in so many different shapes and sizes. What makes them all mammals? Learn the characteristics of mammals. Examine mammal skulls and discover clues that tell you if the animal is an herbivore or a carnivore.
Fees per student: $55 M / $85 NM per three-week unit
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Choose an age group:

ages 5-8

Home School November Unit at 1:00 p.m. (5-8)

This class is full and now closed to registration. Please contact the Houston Arboretum and Nature Center to inquire about available openings.

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ages 9-12

Home School November Unit at 1:00 p.m. (9-12)

This class is full and now closed to registration. Please contact the Houston Arboretum and Nature Center to inquire about available openings.

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Upcoming programs in this category include:

3 May

Children’s Programs

Children’s Programs

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May 5 - 19

Children’s Programs

Home School May Unit: Chemistry