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Grade-specific programs and opportunities

School Programs

Whether your field trip includes an educator-led program or is simply a self-led visit, the Aquarium offers a fun and educational experience for your students.

Not sure where to start? Let us help you create a meaningful field trip that connects to your classroom curriculum.

What grade do you teach?
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Our youngest students are invited to look for shapes, listen for sounds, feel textures, and follow the stories of animals in the ocean.

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Kindergarten - 2nd Grade

Ocean habitats and unique adaptations are the focus of these programs, and most include touch time where students will experience a sea star, anemone, shark, and other tidepool animals.

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3rd-5th Grade

Some of the ocean’s biggest and smallest inhabitants are explored in these programs that encourage students to see the ocean in a new way.

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6th-8th Grade

In these hands-on labs, students investigate unique habitats, such as the deep sea, and scientific concepts, such as properties of water.

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High School

Dissections and AP level labs challenge high schools students to explore and analyze the world around them.

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Classes from colleges and universities are eligible for our low group rate when accompanied by an instructor.