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K-12 School Field Trips


Region: Boston
Level: Pre-K - 2, Grade 3 - 5, Grade 6 - 8, Grade 9 - 12
Program type: Field Trip;

Description: Northeastern University is proud to offer Field Trip experiences for upper-elementary, middle school, and high school Boston Public School classes. Teachers interested in bringing their class(es) to Northeastern for a Friday STEM Field Trip event should email Daniel Sullivan at da.sullivan@neu.edu for more info.

Program Details:
- 50 Students Max per Trip
- ONE trip per school max – Priority to BPS Step-Up schools

Possible Activities:
- ALERT – Seeing What Can’t Be Seen
- Overfishing and Sustainability
- Snap Circuits
- Wind Turbines
- Solar Energy
- Telecommunications
- Earthquake Lab
- West Point Bridge Design
- Who Polluted the Charles River + Oil Spill Cleanup
- Water Filtration
- Paper Rockets
- Space Suit Design
- Egg Drop
- Nanoscale Geckoman Game
- Data and Statistics
- Biomechanics

Topics: Engineering, Environmental Sustainability , Physics

Aligned to content standards (if any):

Additional information (if any):

Typical Schedule:
Arrive at Northeastern 9:30 am
Introduction and Welcome 9:30-10:00 am
Activity I 10:00 – 11:30 am
Lunch 11:30 – 12:00 pm
Activity II 12:00 – 1:30 pm
Wrap Up and Depart 1:30 pm

Fee Information: FREE – Everything provided including Activities, Bus and Lunch (for BPS schools only – other schools and districts may still apply and will be provided opportunities based on availability on a first-come-first-served basis)