Event Details

Venue

  • McClung Museum of Natural History and Culture
  • 1327 Circle Park Drive
  • Knoxville, TN 37996
  • 865-974-2144
  • http://mcclung.utk.edu/

Event Description

The McClung Museum offers Enhanced Learning Homeschool Programs. These 90 minute sessions cost $5.00 per student and give students a chance to experience hands-on learning in the museum’s galleries. Online reservations are required, payment must be made in advance, and the fee is nonrefundable. Programs are designed for K-12 students, except the “Bones and Fossils” session, for which students must have at least completed 4th grade. Please note that caregivers attend the program for free (optional), but each student must have an individual ticket purchased under their name. NOTE: THIS SESSION IS ONLY FOR GRADE 5 AND UP. This session introduces students to scientific inquiry; bone biology; comparative anatomy; basic knowledge of heredity [DNA, mutations]; how organisms change over time; fossils of human ancestors and nonhuman ancestors are examined, also early stone tools and art. Register Here: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/mcclung-museum-2017-18-homeschool-programs-tickets-36280835957