Resources for Your Field Trip

Dried SeastarsThese activities and forms are designed to assist you in planning your school or youth group’s visit to the Seymour Marine Discovery Center. In addition to logistical information for you and your chaperones, you’ll find a number of activities for different grade level ranges.

Check this site periodically to view additional activities added throughout the year.

Field Trip Logistics

Teacher and Student Behavior Contract
Driving Directions
Seymour Marine Discovery Center Exhibit Hall Map

Chaperone Information

For Self-guided Visits
For Reserved Tours
For Discovery Lab & Tour

Chaperone to Student Ratios for:
Self-guided Exhibit Exploration (K-12, Community College)
Self-guided Visit (Preschool and Youth Groups)
Reserved Tours

Chaperone Instructions for Small Groups

On-site Activities

Scavenger hunts:
Entry Theater
Shipwreck Deck/Breezeway
Aquarium Tanks
“What is Science?”
“Who are Scientists?”
“Why is Science Important?”

Chaperone-facilitated activities:
Blue Whale Skeleton Activity

“What is Science?”
K-4 Activities
Grades 5-8 Activities

“Who are Scientists?”
Grades 5-8 Activities

“Why is Science Important?”
K-4 Activities
Grades 5-8 Activities

“Asking Questions”
K-4 Activities
Grades 5-8 Activities

Blue Whale Information Sheet

High School activities:
Coming soon.

Days & Hours

Tuesday - Sunday, 10 AM to 5 PM

Spotlight!

SCIENCE SUNDAY
No Wetsuit Required
Sunday, February 21
Come and hear Dr. Jessie Sanders, of Aquatic Veterinary Services of Northern California, share “tails” of adventure from under the waves!

GLOBAL OCEANS AWARDS GALA
Honoring M. Sanjayan, conservation scientist and host of the 2015 BBC/PBS special "Big Blue Live."
Saturday, March 5, 2016.
Now accepting reservations.

2015-2016
SCHOOL PROGRAMS
Attention Teachers!
Space is still available for K-14 marine science education programs at the Seymour Center.

OPEN DURING CONSTRUCTION
You'll see a lot of construction taking place here at the Coastal Science Campus but know, the Seymour Center is open for business as usual. Come visit!

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