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Explorers: Science Selections (Grades 4 and 5)

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Inside the Collections: Pacific Peoples

Grades 4 and 5 - Spring Break Camp

Tuesday–Friday
April 11–14
9 am–4 pm | Each Day: $125 ($115 Members)

In this survey of the sciences, campers will participate in investigative projects exploring concepts in different fields of research every day. Learn how to look at the world through the eyes of a scientist, for one or two days or the whole week!

Tuesday—GeoExplorers: Anatomy of an Explosion
Wednesday—AnthroExplorers: People of the Pacific
Thursday—PaleoExplorers: Building Vertebrates
Friday—BioExplorers: Multitude of Molluscs

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