2017 Homeschool Workshops

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Loggerhead Marinelife Center now offers workshops exclusively for homeschool students! This workshop series
focuses on various marine science topics, including marine biology, coastal ecology, veterinary science,
water quality, oceanography, and ocean conservation.

These workshops include hands-on activities and lessons for students ages 6-13.
Cost is $10/student for the 2 hour program; one free chaperone per family is required (and must stay on
campus for the duration of the program), but any additional chaperones will need to register as participants.

2017 Homeschool Workshop Schedule – Click Date Below to Register

Students will learn the basics of fish identification and how to use environmental clues to recognize them in their natural environment.
 Wednesday, January 11th  Wednesday, January 25th

Students will learn about the threats of exotic and invasive species in coastal Florida by identifying species, conducting a removal project and watching our resident lionfish in action.
 Thursday, February 16th  Tuesday, February 28th

Students will learn about our sea turtle hospital and the process of rescue to release by rehabilitating their very own replica patient.
 Wednesday, March 8th  Wednesday, March 15th

Location: Juno Beach Pier
Students will learn about best angling practices for marine life and enjoy a lesson on fishing basics before casting their own line at Juno Beach Pier.
*Ages 6+ ONLY
 Monday, April 10th  Monday, April 17th

Students will learn about the effects of plastics and other marine debris on our ocean and engage in a friendly Trash to Treasure game.
 Thursday, May 11th  Thursday, May 18th