Safari Scholars is a special educational opportunity for Homeschooled and Cyber-Schooled students ages 5-12. Students learn about animals, conservation, and environmental issues through interactive lessons in inquiry-based classes. Classes will include animal presentations, touch tables with biofacts, and special tours. Students will be grouped in different classrooms according to age. Please be sure to register your child(ren) for the appropriate age group(s).
Parents will receive a lesson plan of each class for their records, and children will receive a Certificate of Participation at the conclusion of the 4th class.
Important online registration information for members:
You will not receive the member discount unless you sign in with your membership email and password (via the sign in button at the top of the page after you click the register button). You are recognized as a member by your contact information, including your email address. Member discounts are shown in the cart. There are no discount codes or a place to enter your member number.
To receive the member discount, you must be a current member at the time of registration. To become a member, please click here.
To update your member information prior to registering, please contact the membership department at 412-365-2534.
This is a four week program; when registering for an age group, you are registering for all four days. Fall 2018 dates:
12:30pm-3:00pm each day
Cost: Members $40 first child; $32 each additional child
Non-members $68 first child; $60 each additional child
Membership must be current at the time of registration.
Ages 5-6: Amazing Adaptations
- Learn how animals use appearance, movement, and their five senses to find food and stay safe.
Amazing Adaptations Registration
Ages 7-9: ZSI: Zoo Scene Investigation
- Get ready to play detective as we investigate animal clues and attempt to unravel some fascinating mysteries of nature.
Ages 10-12: Animal Behavior
- Take the scientific method out of the textbook and put it into practice in this hands-on exploration into animal behavior.
Animal Behavior Registration
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