Middle School Institutes
Ancient Sharks (Grades 6, 7, and 8)
August 22, 2016 - August 26, 2016
For more than 400 million years, these fearsome fishes have been among the ocean’s top predators. In this institute, you will use the Museum’s amazing fossil collection to learn about the strange and fascinating natural history of these extraordinary creatures. Through a combination of hands-on activities and computer-generated graphics, you will build a detailed knowledge of ancient shark biology, behavior, and environments.
Grades 6, 7, and 8
9 am–4 pm | $550 (Members $525)
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October 16, 2016 - November 13, 2016
Explore the amazing diversity of life on our planet, making use of AMNH's considerable resources, such as our fossil halls, genetics labs, and world-famous collections.