Resources for Your Field Trip

Dried SeastarsThese resources are designed to assist you in planning your school or youth group’s visit to the Seymour Marine Discovery Center. Be sure to use your preview pass to come visit to plan focus activities before your field trip, since exhibits and animals on display change over time.

New activities are periodically added and updated on this page.

Field Trip Logistics

• Activity Map (Updated March 2020)
• Teacher and Student Behavior Contract
• Driving Directions

Chaperone Information

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

On-site Activities

• Sample Color-coded Activity Map
• Sample Activity Rotations for 4 Groups

Chaperone-facilitated activities
     • Blue Whale Information Sheet
     • Blue Whale Skeleton Activity

Discovery Lab & Tour Teacher Links

Spotlight!

AÑO NUEVO ISLAND
VIRTUAL FIELD TRIP
Discover the variety of animals that depend on Año Nuevo and see how scientists study them. Designed for grades 2-3. Apply now.

HAPPY MOTHER’S DAY!
MAY 9, 2021
Learn about moms who live in the ocean, and create a special, at-home Mother’s Day craft.

LABSIDE CHATS
May 13, 2021, 11 AM
Learn how scientists protect endangered species such as whales and sea turtles with Stephanie Brodie, Ph.D. Submit your questions, then watch the live chat, here.

SCIENCE SUNDAY
May 16, 2021, 1:30 PM
Join us–online! “Getting Under a Sea Otter’s Skin: The Anatomy of Sensitive Touch.” Preregister.

JOIN OUR TEAM! SEYMOUR CENTER DIRECTOR
The Seymour Center is seeking a new Director. Learn about this opportunity, here.

Member Portal

Access the Seymour Center's member-only portal.

Calendar

Find events and activities for ocean-enthusiasts of all ages.

Newsletter

E-Newsletter

Stay informed about what's new and upcoming at the Seymour Center.