Professional Development Workshops at The Deering Estate

Eco Academy

Children, ages 5-8, and their parent educators will explore the fields of wildlife biology, marine biology, ecology, and environmental science. Our Eco Academy homeschool program classes include an indoor and outdoor lesson element, utilizing our 450 acre preserve as a living classroom. Please wear closed-toe shoes (no crocs or sandals), and dress comfortably for walking. It is recommended to bring a water bottle, sunblock, bug spray, science journal and a pencil/pen. The activities vary throughout the year, if you would like more information on what will be happening at our next class, please call (305) 235-1668 ext 242.

ages 5-8, + parent participant

Classes are held on the 1st Wednesday of the month, September May

10 am – 1 pm

Cost: $15 per participant, per class. Please note that this is not a drop-off class, parent participation required.

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