Building a Better Field Trip

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EDUCATION PACKAGES

There are lots of great ways to explore the Aquarium with your students. You may choose the self-guided tour, the Explorer, or the self-guided tour with one-hour class, the Dive in Deeper, for your field trip. We also offer two field classes that can help enrich your students understanding of and appreciation for the beaches of the North Shore. Click on the button below to learn more about each option; you will see details, pricing, and sample schedules.

FT Education Package

How much does a field trip cost? Click here to see the costs for different options.

Register for a field trip here or contact Katie Fritz: kfritz@glaquarium.org or (218) 740-2027.

 

LESSONS AND ACTIVITIES FOR YOU TO SHARE

Help your students connect the exhibits at Great Lakes Aquarium to the studies in your classroom. Click on the button below to see lesson and activity ideas that you could use to help build the field trip experience before, during, or after your visit. Have a lesson idea you’d like to share? Send it to Katie: kfritz@glaquarium.org

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LOGISTICS

Students must be supervised at all times during your field trip. For suggestions on organizing the logistics of your students’ field trip, click on the button.

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FREQUENTLY ASKED FIELD TRIP QUESTIONS

Looking for the nitty-gritty details? Click on the button below to see the answers to our most frequently asked field trip questions.

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Download our field trip planning packet here.

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Download our school programs packet here.

School Program Catalog

ANYTHING ELSE?

Do you have a question that isn’t addressed here? An idea you would like to share? Please contact Katie Fritz: (218) 740-2027 or kfritz@glaquarium.org