Home School Class
Oakland Nature Preserve is proud to offer outdoor nature and science experiences to homeschool groups and individuals. Bring just your students or a whole group to the Preserve for a regularly schedule homeschool class, a field trip, or schedule a semester-length recurring education program.
Monthly Class ages 8-14 $7 members / $10 non-members / student.
This exciting new once a month program gives homeschool students hands-on science experience to reinforce topics and skills being taught at home. Led by 2 environmental educators, the students will be introduced the topic of the day and then divided into groups for age appropriate activities. Families will receive a class itinerary with topic information, vocabulary, and topic extensions for home discussion. This program is drop-off only and 2 hours in length.
January 8, 2019 session, 1-3 pm We’re all Connected
While humans and many animals depend on their teeth for chewing, grinding and processing food, modern birds must use their beaks and digestive tracts. This lesson will enhance student’s understanding of the flow of energy and the interdependence of life by focusing on food chains and food webs.