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Dallas Arboretum



Seedsational (On Campus)- During School Day (Spring Only)

Time Frames
During School Day
Formats
On Campus Program
Grades
Kindergarten, 1st, 2nd
Standards

Description

Students begin by classifying living and non-living things, and then explore the fascinating world of plants they see throughout the garden by investigating their basic needs, parts, and functions. Students discuss plant life cycles and even plant their own seeds to take back to school for observation.

Students Will

  • Investigate plant parts and their functions
  • Identify characteristics of living and non-living things
  • Discover the life cycle of the plant
  • Plant a seed to take home
  • Classify living and non-living things

Details

Dates: Monday - Friday
Times: Email or call to schedule your program
Duration: 45 minutes
School Fee: $100 per class Oct-Nov/March-May; $75 per class Aug-Sept/Dec-Feb
Minimum Attendance: 15
Maximum Attendance: 30
Bilingual: No
Technical Needs:
Other Information: Maximum 30 students per session; Maximum 8 sessions per day; Minimum 4 sessions per booking

Scheduling / Booking

Instructions: For additional information or to make a reservation, e-mail us at education@dallasarboretum.org (preferred), call (214) 515-6540 or fax your reservation to (214) 515-6578. Reservation forms can be found on the Education page at at www.dallasarboretum.org
Deadline: Please e-mail education@dallasarboretum.org or call 214.515.6540 to book your program. Payment in full is due at least two weeks before your desired date.
Cancellation Policy: Cancellation Policy: A non refundable deposit or an Arts Partners voucher and approval code is due within 10 business days of booking your program. Your remaining balance is due two weeks before your scheduled visit date. A program is confirmed when you receive your contract by e-mail. Should inclement weather or unforeseen circumstances prevent the program from taking place as scheduled, the Arboretum will work with you to reschedule. Changing dates for a program can be made with sufficient advance notice and we will make every effort to reschedule your program to an alternate date. *No refunds will be given for absent students. All programs will begin promptly at the time scheduled. The Dallas Arboretum is not responsible for groups who arrive late. *Cancellation of the program after confirmation is subject to full payment.
After School Policy: After School Policy: An on site teacher or after school staff person must be present for the duration of the workshop. All student participants must adhere to the policies and procedures of the provider program as well as the rules and regulations of the school/ site itself. School/site must provide a clear, clean space or classroom for each session.

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