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Spring 2015 Homeschool Program Schedule

*Please note that you must be a Knoxville Zoo member to participate in our homeschool programs. 

 Date  Topic
January 20 & 22
Astronomy:  Stars
January 27 & 29
Astronomy:  Comets/Asteroids
February 3 & 5
Paleontology:  Fossils
February 10 & 12
Paleontology:  Dinosaurs
February 17 & 19
Paleontology:  K-T Extinction
February 24 & 26
Anatomy:  Nervous System
March 3 & 5
Anatomy:  Sight
March 10 & 12
Anatomy:  Smell
March 17 & 19
No Class-Spring Break
March 24 & 27
Hearing
March 31 & April 1
Topic To Be Determined
April 14 & 16
Topic To Be Determined
April 21 & 23
Topic To Be Determined
April 28 & 30
Zoology:  "Frog Watch" Training
May 5
Zoology:  Frog Watch Off Grounds Field Trip
May 12 & 14
Zoology:  End of Year Night Safari in Zoo (7 p.m. to 9 p.m.)
* Off-grounds field trip does count as one of the 15 classes purchased for the semester and will be an additional charge of $7 per person for grades K-2 and $9 per person for grades 3-8.

Class Times

All classes are held in the "foundation" of the Zoo's log cabin.

 Tuesday Classes
 Thursday Classes
Grades K-2:  10:15 a.m. (45 minutes in length)  Grades 6-8:  10:15 a.m.  (90 minutes in length)

Grades 3-5:  12:00 noon (90 minutes in length) SOLD OUT

 Grades 3-5: 12:00 noon (90 minutes in length) SOLD OUT
 Grades 6-8: 2:00 p.m. (90 minutes in length) SOLD OUT
 Grades K-2: 2:00 p.m. (45 minutes in length)

Cost

Classes may be redeemed through December 11, 2014.  Unused classes are not transferable to later dates or refundable.

 

 Full Semester

(15 classes)

 10 Classes

 5 Classes

 3 Classes

 Single Class

K-2nd grade

 $39

 $27

 $15

 $10

 $4

3rd-8th grade

 $65

 $45

 $25

 $16

 $6

Spring 2015 Registration

Registration opens the following dates:

December 12-22: Currently enrolled students may enroll for the full spring 2015 semester.

December 23-January 5:  Current and new students may enroll for the full spring 2015 semester.

January 6-12: Current students may register for a partial semester (3, 5 or 10 classes)

January 13-19:  New students may register for a partial semester (3, 5 or 10 classes)

January 20:  All classes open to walk-ups if space is available

To register for classes:

  • To check availability of classes, please email Jason Moeller at jmoeller@knoxville-zoo.org.
  • To register for classes, participants must complete the following forms prior to attending and mail to:
Knoxville Zoo Education Dept.
P.O. Box 6040
Knoxville, TN 37914

Required Parent Form.pdf

2015 Spring Registration.pdf

2015 Spring Registration.docx

  • Prepayment for all classes is required.
  • Homeschool class sizes are limited to a maximum of 18 students per class.
  • Students may have one (1) parent or guardian accompany them per class.
If you have any questions or would like to be added to the mailing list, please email Jason Moeller at jmoeller@knoxville-zoo.org or call at (865) 637-5331 ext. 331

Want to help Knoxville Zoo's Homeschool Program grow?  Help us out by donating one of the items on our "Wish List":

HS Wish List 12-4-14.pdf