Homeschool Environmental Education Programming
Asbury Woods is thrilled to offer engaging programs with homeschooled students in mind! Families who participate in these programs can expect fun, hands-on learning experiences at Asbury Woods, pre-lessons to prepare students for their visit, and suggestions for extension activities. Programs with “EE” next to them address Pennsylvania state Environment and Ecology Standards. Parents may drop children off or choose to stay with them regardless of age.
- Supporting Donor Fee: $10
- Program Fee: $12
- Chaperones always attend free at Asbury Woods!
Contact Sarah Bennett at email@example.com to schedule a private group lesson.
You can sign up for one of the programs below or get a group together and schedule a private lesson. Each of the programs below are 2-hour program for children in K-5th grades. If you have a group of children older than 5th grade, please contact us for additional options. Each child will get a certificate for their portfolio at the end of the program.
Wonderful Water (EE)
September 14, 2023 1:00 – 3:00
Explore our wetland and learn about the animals and plants that live there by collecting water samples, looking for macroinvertebrates, and identifying plants.
October 16, 2023 1:00 – 3:00
Discover what natural resources we have right here at Asbury Woods while learning about the products those natural resources provide in our everyday lives. We’ll play a matching game with natural resources and their products and complete a natural resource-inspired craft.
Natures Nutrients (EE)
November 14, 2023 1:00 – 3:00
Get your hands dirty and experience the process of making some of your favorite foods from start to finish. This lesson will connect the dots between the plants and animals that provide ingredients for all the things we need to survive, especially when it comes to food.