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Education is extremely important to the Discovery Center of Idaho. The educational opportunities at the Discovery Center of Idaho include field trips, camps, overnights, and classes.
One of the most popular educational opportunities at the Discovery Center of Idaho is their extensive list of field trip opportunities. Every field trip includes a group greeting, two hours to explore the center, exclusive science demonstrations, a reserved lunch time, and a teacher resource guide that will make the experience more fun and interactive for everyone on the field trip, even the chaperones. The Discovery Center of Idaho offers reduced admission fees for field trips. They also offer scholarships for schools that are based on the needs of a school. This makes it easy for any school to visit the Discovery Center of Idaho. It’s important to note that the Discovery Center of Idaho requires schools to reserve their field trip time slot a few weeks in advance.
Another popular educational opportunity at the Discovery Center of Idaho is their array of camps. Camps are offered throughout the year for kids of all ages. The Discovery Center of Idaho offers a variety of camps that each have a different theme and focus on a special area of science. One of the upcoming camps at the Discovery Center of Idaho is the T. Rex Named Sue camp.
T. Rex Named Sue camp is a spring break camp that is offered for kids in first to fifth grade. From 9 am to 4:30 pm, participants will explore everything there is to know about dinosaurs. Information covers the origins of dinosaurs, their extinction, and how important fossils are to the modern world. This week long camp allows participants to explore their imaginations and fascination of science. The T. Rex Named Sue camp costs $225 for non-members of the museum and $200 for museum members. For more information about the T. Rex Named Sue camp, head over to the Discovery Center of Idaho’s official website, or contract the Center during their hours of operation.
131 W Myrtle St, Boise, ID 83702, Phone: 208-343-9895