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Homeschool Programs

Homeschool programs at Squam Lakes Natural Science CenterHomeschool groups qualify for school rates and custom programs. View all school programs. The 2015-2016 Homeschool Series are:

Be A Scientist!
Ages 7 to 10

Thursdays, 10:00 to 11:30 a.m.
November 5: BIOLOGY
December 3: DENDROLOGY
January 7: ECOLOGY
There are many different types of scientists - from Dendrologists to Ornithologists and don't forget Enromologists too. Become a scientist as you develop and test predictions and participate in and conduct experiments. Learn how to use keys and books to identify living an nonliving ecosystem components that make New Hampshire so unique. You will investigate a different scientific field of study each month.

Using Our Five Senses
Ages 4 to 6
Thursdays, 10:00 to 11:30 a.m.

November 5: TOUCH
December 3: SMELL
January 7: SOUND
February 4: SIGHT
March 3: TASTE
April 7: Celebrate All Five Senses!
How do we understand and interpret the world? With our senses of course! Learn all about your senses and put them to work as you explore what types of information we get from each sense. Learn how animals use their senses. The focus is on a different sense each month and the last day is a celebration of them all.

Cost: $9/member child per session; $11/non-member child per session
Reserve all six programs for a $1 discount per session.

All Homeschool Programs align with the New Hampshire Science Framework.

To register for Homeschool Series programs, please call 603-968-7194.
To book a homeschool field trip, contact Jeremy Phillips, Naturalist/Registrar, at 603-968-7194 x 18 or schools@nhnature.org.