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Homeschool Program: Bones and Fossils

1327 Circle Park Drive
Knoxville, TN 37996-3200
1327 Circle Park Drive
Knoxville, TN 37996-3200

(865) 974-2144

  • Date(s): April 2, 2018 to April 2, 2018
  • Event Time(s): 10:00 AM to 11:30 AM
  • Price: $5 for kids, online registration required
  • Location: McClung Museum of Natural History & Culture

NOTE: THIS SESSION IS ONLY FOR GRADE 5 AND UP.

This session introduces students to scientific inquiry; bone biology; comparative anatomy; basic knowledge of heredity [DNA, mutations]; how organisms change over time; fossils of human ancestors and nonhuman ancestors are examined, also early stone tools and art.

The McClung Museum offers Enhanced Learning Homeschool Programs. These 90 minute sessions cost $5.00 per student and give students a chance to experience hands-on learning in the museum’s galleries.

Online reservations are required, payment must be made in advance, and the fee is nonrefundable. Programs are designed for K-12 students, except the “Bones and Fossils” session, for which students must have at least completed 4th grade.

Please note that caregivers attend the program for free (optional), but each student must have an individual ticket purchased under their name.

Register online here: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/mcclung-museum-2017-18-homeschool-programs-tickets-36280835957


Homeschool Program: Bones and Fossils