Cabrillo Marine Aquarium
 
 
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Educator Workshops

 
  Cabrillo Marine Aquarium regularly offers free workshops for educators who want to bring ocean science into the classroom.  To register for any upcoming workshop, please call 310-548-7562.

Key to the Sea Educator Workshop
Learn how you can be the "Key to the Sea!" This beach-based education program teaches students about storm drain pollution, watershed stewardship and how we're all connected to the ocean. Key to the Sea field trips are free and are for K-5th grade. Teachers are required to attend this full-day educator workshop in order to participate. The workshop provides curriculum and materials for classroom activities.

For more information about the Key to the Sea program and to register for a teacher workshop, visit the Heal the Bay web site at www.healthebay.org

• Saturday, February 25, 2017 • 9:30 AM - 3:30 PM

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Teacher Workshop: Whale of a Workshop
This workshop will provide information on the marine mammals of Southern California, highlighting the migratory gray whale. Teachers will take away engaging demonstrations and activities to bring the open ocean into the classroom and learn how we can protect these animals. Teachers will then have the opportunity to put their new knowledge to the test on a two-hour whale watch trip.

This workshop is open to all k-12 teachers. Pre-registration is required and space is limited. This is a LAUSD Salary point approved workshop. Please call 310-548-7562.

• Saturday, January 21, 2017 • 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

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Tidepools for Teachers
Teachers learn about the biodiversity found in the rocky shore intertidal habitat and the adaptations organisms have developed to survive in this dynamic ecosystem. Participants will get a first-hand experience exploring our natural tidepools by the cliffs at Cabrillo Beach and receive hands-on classroom activities.

We will start our time off with background animal and habitat information in the classroom laboratory, do some fun tidepool focused activities, then head out to the rocky intertidal in search all sorts of amazing animals including; urchins, sea stars, anemones, slugs, hermit crabs, worms and so much more!

This is a free workshop open to all formal and informal educators. LAUSD teachers, this is a salary point approved workshop.

For registration or for more information, please call the Aquarium at 310-548-7562.

This workshop is generously sponsored by Boeing.

• Saturday, December 10, 2016 • 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
 
   
 
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