Field Studies at the Schuylkill Center for Grades 1 – 3

Field trips for grades 1-3 consist of a two-hour lesson exploring the Schuylkill Center’s natural areas with our environmental educators.

Pond Community (April - November)
Dip-nets and buckets in hand, students will explore the diversity of life in and around our ponds.

Habitat Hike
Explore the field, forest, and pond habitats to discover who calls the Schuylkill Center home and how they find their food, water, shelter, and territory.

Incredible Insects (April - November)
Get up close and personal with one of the most diverse groups of creatures on the planet! Students explore fields, ponds, and forests to study insect features and behaviors.

Art & Nature
Investigate and interpret the natural world through art. Students will explore outdoors and create artworks using natural materials collected during their explorations.

Field Trip Fees:
$6.50 per student; $65 minimum
One adult free with each group of ten students
Additional adults are $3 each.

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Our registrar will be happy to assist you in choosing a date and theme for your program.

Please call 215-482-7300 ext 110 to reserve your program today!


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