Fernbank Science Center

Fernbank Science Center Elementary Programming
2nd Semester 2020

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Programs at Your Elementary School (Outreach; No Bus Needed)

LEVEL

CODE

LIMIT

PROGRAM TITLE

LOCATION

LENGTH

NOTES

PreK

2008

1 class/period

Who's Awake at Night?

Outreach

40 minutes

 

Kindergarten

1099

1 class/period

Starlab K

Outreach

45 minutes

 

Kindergarten

2030

1 class/period

Living or Not, Here I Come!

Outreach

30 minutes

 

Kindergarten

2035

1 class/period

Who Lives in the Soil?

Outreach

40 minutes

 

1st Grade

2050

1 class/period

Snakes- Friend or Foe

Outreach

50 minutes

 

1st Grade

2180

1 class/period

Roots to Fruits: Exploring Parts of a Plant

Outreach

50 minutes

 

2nd Grade

2210

1 class/period

Pollination Power

Outreach

60 minutes

OD

3rd Grade

1314

1 class/period

Pollution Solution

Outreach

45 minutes

 

3rd Grade

2304

1 class/period

Georgia Animals and Habitats

Outreach

60 minutes

 

3rd Grade

2309

1 class/period

The Birds at Your School

Outreach

60 minutes

 

3rd Grade

2334

1 class/period

Georgia Mammals

Outreach

50 minutes

 

3rd Grade

4313

1 class/period

Soil Sleuths

Outreach

60 minutes

OD

3rd Grade

4316

1 class/period

Local Rocks and Minerals

Outreach

55 minutes

 

3rd Grade

4317

250

Large Group Presentation: Local Rocks and Minerals

Outreach

60 minutes

 

3rd Grade

4320

1 class/period

ROBOTS! ROBOTS! ROBOTS!

Outreach

60 minutes

 

3rd Grade

4329

1 class/period

Adventurous Science

Outreach

60 minutes

 

3rd Grade

4342

1 class

Hot Stuff

Outreach

60 minutes

 

4th Grade

D4402

1 class/period

See the Light

Outreach

1.5 hours

 

4th Grade

2407

1 class/period

The Math of Climate Change

Outreach

75 minutes

 

4th Grade

4431

1 class/period

Fantastic Voyage to Mars

Outreach

60 minutes

 

4th Grade

4436

1 class/period

Extreme Weather

Outreach

55 minutes

 

4th Grade Discovery

D4450

1 class/period

Rube Goldberg

Outreach

1.5 hours

 

5th Grade

2511

1 class/period

Illustrating Insects

Outreach

60 minutes

 

5th Grade

4539

140

Chemistry On The Road

Outreach

60 minutes

 

5th Grade Discovery

D4450

1 class/period

Rube Goldberg

Outreach

1.5 hours

 

6th Grade

4602

1 class/period

Water: Earth's Heat Regulator

Outreach

55 minutes

 

6th Grade

4612

1 class/period

A Little Water Goes A Long Way

Outreach

1.5 hours

 

6th Grade

4640

250

Volcanoes, Earthquakes, & Asteroid Impacts

Outreach

85 minutes

 

6th Grade Discovery

D4120

1 class/period

Why Buildings Don't Fall Down

Outreach

1.5 hours

 

PSE; Pri, Inter and Sec MID, MoID, SID, SLD, DLC, OI, VI, EBD, SED, HI

E3010

1 class/period

Exceptional Education Science Outreach

Outreach

60 minutes

 

Multi-Program Grouping (Includes Multiple Grade Levels)

3rd-5th

4434A*

1 class/period

Earth, Wind & Fire

Outreach

55 minutes

 

**Includes 4316/4317. Do not book both 4434A and 4316/4317

Elementary School Programs at Fernbank Science Center or a Park (Single-Visit)

LEVEL

CODE

LIMIT

PROGRAM TITLE

LOCATION

LENGTH

NOTES

Kindergarten

1020

300

One World - One Sky

Planetarium

45 minutes

MBC, NQ, 15M

1st Grade

2104

1 class/period

Nature Journaling

Arabia Mt Park

2 hours

 

1st Grade

2120

1 class

Birds That Hunt

Main Building

45 minutes

 

2nd Grade

1203

300

Earth Moon and Sun

Planetarium

45 minutes

MBC, NQ, 15M

2nd Grade

2204

1 Class

Hatched From an Egg

Main Building

1.5 hours

MBC

2nd Grade

4208

1 class

Star Wars Robot Science

Main Building

60 minutes

 

3rd Grade

1313

300

Stars Over Africa

Planetarium

45 minutes

MBC, NQ, 15M

3rd Grade

4348

1 class

Stone Mountain Field Trip

Stone Mt Park

3 hours

OD

3rd Grade

BLKHI

300

Head to the Sky

Planetarium

45 minutes

MBC, NQ, 15M

4th Grade

1412

300

Earth's Wild Ride

Planetarium

45 minutes

MBC, NQ, 15M

4th Grade

1415

300

Galaxy Game Show

Planetarium

45 minutes

MBC, NQ, 15M

4th Grade

1420

300

Perfect Little Planet 4th

Planetarium

45 minutes

MBC, NQ, 15M

4th Grade

2412

1 class

Web of Life: Energy Flow

Main Building

75 minutes

 

4th Grade

2418

1 class

Briarlake Forest Study

Briarlake Forest

1.5 hours

 

4th Grade

2420A

1 class

Wildlife & Weather Field Study (REACH)

Local Park

75 minutes

OD

4th Grade

4402

1 class

Mars LEGO Adventure

Main Building

50 minutes

 

4th Grade

4405A

1 grade level

The Whys of Weather

Planetarium

60 minutes

MBC, NQ, 15M

4th Grade

4441

1 class

Science of Sound

Main Building

60 minutes

 

4th Grade

BLKHI

300

Head to the Sky

Planetarium

45 minutes

MBC, NQ, 15M

5th Grade Discovery

D4512

15

What's Big About Nano

Main Building

1.5 hours

 

5th Grade

1505

300

Force Five

Planetarium

45 minutes

MBC, NQ, 15M

5th Grade

BLKHI

300

Head to the Sky

Planetarium

45 minutes

MBC, NQ, 15M

5th Grade

2547

32

Growing Up - CHOOSE Boys OR Girls

Main Building

1.5 hours

GU

6th Grade

1505

300

Force Five

Planetarium

45 minutes

MBC, NQ, 15M

6th Grade

2610A

96

6th Grade Code Experience

Planetarium

4 hours

MBC, NQ, 15M

6th Grade

4645A

250

Impact Earth

Planetarium

1.5 hours

MBC, NQ, 15M

6th Grade

BLKHI

300

Head to the Sky

Planetarium

45 minutes

MBC, NQ, 15M

PSE; Pri, Inter and Sec MID, MoID, SID, SLD, DLC, OI, VI, EBD, SED, HI

E3012

20

Exceptional Education Arabia Mountain

Arabia Mt Nature Ctr

1.5 hours

 

PSE; Pri, Inter and Sec MID, MoID, SID, SLD, DLC, OI, VI, EBD, SED, HI

E3020

20

Exceptional Education Animal Experience

Main Building

60 minutes

 

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Notes:

GU - Growing Up:  This program is for girls (boys) only.  Girls (boys) from two or more classes should be combined up to the state limit.

HD:  This program may be scheduled for a half day only.

MBC - May Be Combined:  This program is designed to be taught to combined classes.  Classes may be combined up to the indicated limit.

OD:  Part or all of this program is taught outdoors.  Please have students dress appropriately for the expected weather.

15M - 15 Minute Seating:  Seating for this program begins 15 minutes prior to the scheduled start time.  Please arrive in time to unload the bus, check in and be ready for seating 15 minutes prior to the scheduled start time.

PSE - Preschool Special Education

MID - Mild Intellectual Disability

SID - Severe Intellectual Disability

DLC - Developmental Learning Class

MoID - Moderate Intellectual Disability

SLD - Specific Learning Disability

HI - Hearing Impaired/Deaf

OI - Orthopedic Impairment

VI - Visually Impaired/Blind

EBD - Emotional & Behavioral Disorder

SED - Severe Emotional and Behavioral Disorder