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Homeschool programs provide homeschool families with exciting and engaging science classes offered monthly in our state-of-the-art labs and classrooms.

Taught by trained science educators, programs offer in-depth exploration of a different topic each month. With classes for three different age groups offered at the same time, siblings can come to Discovery Place together and all enjoy a unique, curriculum enriching experience.

All curriculum aligns with North Carolina Standard Course of Study and National Science Standards.

Information and Policies

Pricing

Class Pricing
• Discovery Place Members, $15 per Class or $140 for the 10-month series
• Non-Members, $20 per class or $190, for the 10-month series
• Fees are for classes only. Should you wish to stay and enjoy the Museum before or after class, admission to Discovery Place is $5.00 per person when purchased with the class. Museum admission for Members is free.

Workshop Pricing:
• Discovery Place Members, $75 per 5 day Workshop
• Non-Members, $100 per 5 day Workshop
• Fees are for Workshops only. Should you wish to stay and enjoy the Museum before or after the Workshop, admission to Discovery Place is $5.00 per person when purchased with the class. Museum admission for Members is free.

No cancellations, refunds or rescheduling is permitted.

Curriculum

All curriculum aligns with the North Carolina Standard Course of Study. See individual Class or Workshop listings for specifics.

2013-2014 Homeschool Guide

Click the PDF link to download our 2013-2014 Homeschool Guide.

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Class Types

Grades K-2 (6)

Enjoy Homeschool science classes that are exciting and engaging! Programs are taught by trained science instructors in the Museum's state-of-the-art labs, with a different topic to explore each month.…

Target Grades: K-2 Duration: 1:00 - 2:30 p.m. (90 minutes) Capacity: 24
Price: Members, $15 per Class or $140 10-month series/Non-Members, $20 per class/ $190 10-month series
Grades 3-5 (6)

Taught by trained science educators, Discovery Place Homeschool Programs offer in-depth exploration of a unique topic each month. Grades 3-5 classes are offered in the Explore More Life and Explore Mo

Target Grades: Grades 3-5 Duration: 90 minutes unless otherwise noted. Capacity: 20 students
Price: $15 per class for Members | $20 per class for non-Members (Museum admission is not included).
Grades 6-8 (6)

Discovery Place's Homeschool Programs are taught in state-of-the-art labs, located at the Museum. Presented by trained science instructors, there is a different topic to explore each month. Grades 6-…

Target Grades: Grades 6-8 Duration: 90 minutes unless otherwise noted. Capacity: 20 students
Price: $15 per class for Members | $20 per class for non-Members (Museum admission is not included).
5-Day Workshops: Grades 5 - 8 (0)

Join us for week-long learning and fun!…

Target Grades: Grade 5 - 8 Duration: 90-minute sessions each day for 5 days Capacity: 24
Price: Members $75 for 5 days/non-Members $100 for 5 days
Homeschool Days (1)

Enjoy discounted admission and a chance to check out our newest special limited engagement exhibition and IMAX film.…

Target Grades: All Homeschool Families Duration: 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Capacity: Capacity is limited. Reserve your space at 704.372.6261 x300 or groupsales@discoveryplace.org.
Price: $17 on May 23, 2014

Homeschool Programs

Homeschool Program Inquiries 704.372.6261 x300

Register by phone Monday – Friday, 8:00am – 4:00pm