Early Release Anacortes- Winter

The Anacortes Early Release Enrichment program is presented in partnership between the Anacortes School District and Western Washington University's Shannon Point Marine Center.  Students will experience hands-on science and art activities at Island View Elementary and take a field trip to Western Washington University's Shannon Point Marine Center on the last day.

Finding Phyla

Each day will focus on a different marine phylum. Students will learn an in-depth life history of marine organisms found in the Pacific Northwest, and their congener species found around the world. 

 

Course Objectives

  • Develop an understanding of marine organisms’ life cycles, and physical characteristics.
  • Become familiar with the marine habitats that organisms inhabit, and predator-prey interactions.
  • Begin to recognize the similarities and differences of congener species. 

 

Students are asked to bring:

  • A rain jacket
  • A healthy snack
  • A water bottle
  • A curious mind
Event Date: 
Tuesday, February 6, 2018 to Friday, February 9, 2018
Start Time: 
0000 - 12:00pm to 4:00pm
Event Type: 
All
Event Location: 
2501 J Ave
Anacortes, WA 98221
Contact Person for the Event: 
youth@wwu.edu
General Price: 
$140.00
Venue: 
Island View Elementary
Enrollment Required: 
Registration Required: 
Term: 
Winter
How is this event affiliated with WWU?: 
The Anacortes Early Release Enrichment program is presented in partnership between the Anacortes School District and Western Washington University's Shannon Point Marine Center. Students will experience hands-on science and art activities at Island View Elementary and take a field trip to Western Washington University's Shannon Point Marine Center on the last day.