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 Take advantage of this opportunity for hands-on learning as your group explores the museum’s exhibits at its own pace. Check out all things STEM [Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics] related in the Discovery Lab; unleash your creativity using a variety of media and materials in the Art Place; create designs with the Gigantic Lite Brite; and explore our current traveling exhibit for a hands-on learning experience. Your group will be able to take advantage of special workshops and programs (targeted to your grade level) as available throughout the school year. A teacher guide to the activities will be provided one week prior to your arrival at the museum. Indoor picnic lunch areas (on the floor) can be reserved, subject to availability. Field trips are $6/student with a minimum of 12 students required. Sign your group up today!



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Junior Marine Exploration Week is back and better than ever! We have a great line up of Marine Specialists who are ready to show your students the importance of environmental conservation. We are headed to the beach to explore the Texas Coast as we comb the sand for debris, see how to cast with seine nets, explore a real marsh environment firsthand and toss out our lines in the hopes of bringing in live Atlantic Blue Crabs!

Don't miss the chance to sign your class up for this amazing excursion. Spots are limited, so please follow the link below to sign up your group. Registration closes November 2nd.

Details: This is a field trip for 4th-grade students. There are 3 days to choose from (Nov. 5, 6 & 7) and 2 sessions each day (9:30-12:45 & 10:30-1:45). Each session has a maximum enrollment of 100 students. Teachers and chaperones are free, but please do not invite parents unless they intend to act as chaperones for the entire group. Only $8/student There is bus parking available and each group will have time for a sack lunch in the pavilion. 

November 5, 2018 Session 1: 9:30a.m.-12:45p.m. 


November 5, 2018 Session 2: 10:30a.m.-1:45p.m. 

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