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.
March 12, 2019 1-3 pm It’s a Rocky World
Rocks are produced in a variety of ways and have been cycled in some areas many times. Students will discuss how rocks are formed in the Earth’s crust, attempt to identify "mystery" rocks, and finish the class enjoying a rock cycle game with their peers.