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Penguin Data


Region: Berkshire, Boston, Central MA, MetroWest, Northeast, Pioneer Valley
Level: Pre-K - 2, Grade 3 - 5
Program type: Classroom or school assembly program; Field Trip; school hours,

Description: Turn your students into penguins! Aquarium educators will teach children how to act like penguins and how to collect and analyze data like scientists. In addition to learning about penguin behavior, students will discover the variety of penguin species found at the New England Aquarium and throughout the Southern Hemisphere. Program can take place at the Aquarium or at your school or community center.

Topics: Animals, Birds, Earth Science, Marine Science, Oceans

Aligned to content standards (if any):

Additional information (if any): Program is age appropriate for grades 1-5. Program does not include live penguins, but stuffed specimens may be used. Each session can accommodate up to 30 students.

Programs are 45 minutes long with 15 minutes between programs.

Please visit www.neaq.org/teachers for teacher support and resources.

Fee Information: Please visit our website at https://www.neaq.org/learn/for-schools-groups/traveling-education-programs/