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Science Discovery Days at THE ARK

Check back for details regarding the 2024-2025 school year. We're planning to offer experiences for older students. Here's what we did during the 2023-2024 school year.

Science Discovery Days at THE ARK are designed with homeschool families in mind. Join us on the first Thursday of each month from October through May to explore a different topic each month. Topics include nature, STEM, coding, and winter survival. Choose the months that interest you. 

Parents are more than welcome, but not required, to stay and join in on the explorations. Pre-registration is required. Space is limited. Click any "Register Now" button or contact Andrew at to register.  

WHO: Homeschooled Students in 3rd - 6th Grade

WHEN: The first Thursday of each month from 9:30 AM -12:30 PM from October - May

WHAT: Each theme listed below was developed and will be led by our Director of Programming, Andrew, who taught science and art for 25 years and has a Master’s Degree in Education in Natural Science and Environmental Education. He completed the Indiana Master Naturalist course offered through the Indiana Department of Natural Resources.

Oct. 5 - Pond Life
Nov. 2 -  Plants/Birds
Dec. 7 - Sphero Bots
Jan. 11 - Vex Robots
Feb. 1 - Winter Survival
March 7 - Stem Challenge
April 4 - Wild Spring Life
May 2 - Birds and Bugs

How Much: $7.00 per Student per day