With spring almost here it’s not too early for parents to start looking for exciting and innovative ways to keep their children engaged in education outside the classroom.
Summer Camp 2011 at Miami Seaquarium offers students from kindergarten to high school the opportunity to learn about animals, environmental awareness and South Florida animal habitats at summer camp. Summer Camp 2011 at Miami Seaquarium will run from June 13 to Aug. 19, for campers ages 5 to 18 years.
Summer activities for kids will focus on educational topics according to their grade level. These activities include lessons on pollution, recycling, endangered species, mangrove forests, sea grass beds, the Everglades, coral reefs, the beach, animal adaptations and more. Campers also will experience at least one animal interaction and show each day.
The cost of the camp includes a T-shirt, souvenir photo and a daily snack.
Curriculum for each grade level at Summer Camp 2011 at Miami Seaquarium will revolve on a one-week schedule with additional weeks optional. Camp hours are Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., with early and late care available for an additional charge.
For Summer Camp enrollment or additional information, call 305-361-5705, ext. 520 or 298. Summer Camp Miami Seaquarium information and registration forms are available on the website at www.miamiseaquarium.com.
Miami Seaquarium, South Florida’s most popular tourist attraction, is a family-oriented marine-life park open to the public 365 days a year. The park provides visitors with a greater understanding and appreciation for marine life through shows, presentations and marine-life exhibits. General admission to Miami Seaquarium is $37.95 and $27.95 for children (ages 3-9).