Two 6-week sessions of After School Classes for students in grades 1-3
at Michigan Tech’s Great Lakes Research Center
4:00-5:30 PM, Mondays Wild About Wildlife (Grades 1-3) ~ Jan. 27-Mar. 3
4:00-5:30 PM, Thursdays Wild About Winter (Grades1-3) ~ Jan. 30-Mar. 6
Open to 20 students per session! Register ASAP, accepted on first come basis.
Cost: $75 per session or $150 for both sessions
See Wild About Wildlife & Wild About Winter Flyer PDF
Mondays: Wild About Wildlife
Hands-on lessons on wildlife habitat, bird adaptations, track and scat identification, owl pellets, food webs, and a closer look at insects—oh, my!
Instructor: Gwen Jacobsen, Forestry M.S. Student, Peace Corps International.
Thursdays: Wild About Winter
Design a package to keep an ice cube frozen indoors, inspect snowflake crystals, dig a snow pit, build a tiny quinzee, design a snowshoe, and more!
Instructors: Betsy Tahtinen, Forestry M.S. Graduate and Erica Thompson, Western UP Center staff.
Transportation: Houghton school bus will transport students to GLRC by 4 pm. (Optional)
Register online: Registration Form
Pay via credit card by calling MTU Cashier: 906-487-2247 (your child is not registered until payment is received)
Questions? Please call the Center at 906-487-3341