Homeschool Days

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Homeschool Days

Homeschool lessons at VINS for PreK to Grade 5

Due to popular demand, we are launching several Homeschool Days throughout the year.  Anyone can sign up for these days, whether you participate in our regular series, are on one of our waitlists, or you live at a distance.  Join us for science, nature, and fun!

*Parent/Guardian presence is required during all programs.  If you have children in multiple grade bands, please contact us so we can help you meet this requirement and register appropriately

  • Participants will be required to complete a health pre-screening prior to arriving at the VINS Nature Center before each lesson.
  • Participants are required to wear masks, maintain social distance and wash hands prior to the start of the lesson. 
  • All materials are disinfected before and after each lesson.
  • Frequent masks breaks are incorporated into instruction. 

Tuesday, May 18

Location: At VINS

Water can be found in different phases and places.  Join a VINS Educator as you explore the wonders of water through games, hands-on activities, experiments and investigations. 

Small Wonders (PreK)
Time: 10:00 - 10:45 am
Topic: Water and Ice

Little Explorers (Kindergarten - Grade 2)
Time: 10:00 - 10:45 am
Topic: Water: Going in Cycles

Nature's Adventurers (Grade 3 - 5)
Time: 10:00 - 11:00 am
Topic: Worldly Waters

Registration Deadline: May 10

  • Virtual Lessons: $10 per student and their accompanying adult, regardless of grade level
  • In-Person Lessons: $23 per child and their accompanying adult, regardless of grade level

Enhancing Classroom Curriculum with On-Site, Place-Based Education

Explore the natural world with hands-on lessons aligned to the Next Generation Science Standards.