Red Bank Elementary School
Available to 2nd Grade students
All sessions are immediately after school on Mondays, 3:30 - 4:30pm
Students must be picked up unless previously registered for late care with the school.
March 7, March 14, March 21, March 28, April 4
Snow Day (if needed) : Monday, April 11, 2022
NOTE: Although Red Bank Elementary Administration will be present in the building, this program is overseen by Vets in Training Staff.
Week 1: All Creatures Great and Small: All hands on deck! This round floor discussion will allow the children to investigate, explore, and discover the individual animals of the learning center. There will be a few animal surprises!
Week 2: Close Encounters of the Animal Kind: Learn about how to safely approach animals, and which animals are the deadliest in the world!
Week 3: Ocean Animals: Do shark’s dream of chasing other fish? Do whales sneeze? Who is the principal of a school of fish? These and many other questions will be answered as we look at our animal friends in the deep blue ocean.
Week 4: Grooming 101: Students will be hands-on learning to groom animals from head-to-toe! Brushing, bathing, dental care & nail clipping are all important aspects of pet care. Students will have the opportunity to work on these grooming techniques with a variety of species.
Week 5: Worms! Worms! Worms!: Through hands-on exploration and discussion students will observe the physical characteristics and habits of these fascinating little wigglers, and learn the important role they play in composting.
LIVE ANIMAL INTERACTION
AT EACH VISIT!