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Homeschool Programs

There are many ways for homeschooling families to learn at the HSMC Visitor Center.  You can explore the Vistor Center's exhibits on your own, attend one of our public programs, arrange a private class for your homeschool group, use our resources page for ideas, and/or attend our Homeschool Day events held in the Fall and Spring.

Click Here to submit an evaluation for the Spring 2014 Home School Day.

NEXT EVENT - FALL FAMILY HOMESCHOOL DAY

Students collecting shrimp on Yaquina Bay estuary.OCEAN MEDLEY

FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 7, 2014

10:00am - 4:00pm at HMSC

 

Come explore the diversity of the ocean through hands-on experiences with live animals.  Discover the different habitats these marine animals inhabit and all the unique features that set them apart and help them to survive. Pre-registration is required and space is limited!

$25.00 per person - For this event families will participate in educational programs together (each group of children must be accompanied by at least one adult).

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Registration will open Monday, August 25, 2014.

Open Sea Tunnel at the Oregon Coast Aqaurium 

SLEEP WITH THE SHARKS AT THE OREGON COAST AQUARIUM!

Thursday, November 6, 2014

You, along with other Home School families, will have the Aquarium to yourself as you travel through our exhibits on a scavenger hunt, participate in hands-on, age appropriate activities, and experience early morning behind-the-scenes at the Aquarium to meet one of our seals or sea lions! After a fun-filled evening exploring life under the ocean, be lulled to sleep by the
soothing sights of our Passages of the Deep tunnels. The sleepover includes a full dinner with vegetarian options, a late snack and a light continental breakfast.

SPECIAL OFFER: Receive a $5 per person discount when you mention your registration for Hatfield's Home School Day!  To register call (541) 867-3474, Monday through Friday between the hours of 9:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m. PST.  For more information visit Aquarium.org.

 

Parent feedback about Homeschool Day: "As always the teachers are stellar, the experiments are fresh and new, and the curriculum appeals to all our family in different ways... Thank you for a high quality experience.  We will be back again for sure!"

"The teachers were knowledgeable, organized, focused and made the learning fun.  It was an excellent day!  I would definitely recommend this to other home school families!"

INFORMATION AND REGISTRATION

Contact

Kathryn Hawes
Hatfield Marine Science Center
2030 SE Marine Science Dr
Newport, OR 97365
541-867-0233
SeaGrantMarineEd@oregonstate.edu

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