In-School Programs

Get a Jumpstart on Science this September!

Staff from the Meadowlands Environment Center will provide programs at your school during the day.

Jumpstart on Science (PDF version)


School District Provides:                                                 Meadowlands Environment Center Provides:

     –   Space                                                                              –  Staffing for the program

     –   Tables and chairs                                                         –   All supplies and equipment


Program Offerings

Customized programs to reinforce your curriculum also available!

 

 

K — 1st

 

 

Tree-Tastic

Have fun and learn about trees!  Make Leave prints and a newspaper planter.

 

 

2nd — 3rd

 

H2O Olympics

Have fun and learn about the properties of water through games and activities.   Compete for prizes!

 

2nd — 4th

 

 

Fish, Fish, Fish

Learn the difference between Chondrichthyes and Osteichthyes, plus all you ever wanted to know about fish.    Bring a T-shirt and make a fish print.

 

4th — 6th

“Eggs-ellent”

Learn about these incredible,  edible wonders.  Who lays them?  How big can they be?  How long do they take to hatch?  We will play some fun egg games and do an egg craft.


Priority registration available (until September 1st) for school’s interested in bringing their students for a follow-up visit at the Meadowlands Environment Center later in the school year. 

Program Fee:
Between 25—50 students, $17/student
Over 50 students, $15/student
Traveling fee based upon distance


For more information and availability, please contact:

Michele Daly at 201-460-4623
michele.daly@njmeadowlands.gov

Jenny Mejia at 201-460-8300
jenny.mejia@njmeadowlands.gov