Tree Works - During School Day
During School Day
Kindergarten, 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th
Trees are the giants of the plant world and provide an exciting avenue for children to explore plant parts and their functions, the interdependence of life in a system, competition for resources and the plant-people connection. This one-hour program of discoveries, hands-on activities and a guided tour helps children develop connections and understanding of life science concepts. Scholarships are available for this program and transportation funds are available upon request.
Identify ways that animals and plants depend on trees for survival.
Investigate trees as habitat.
Examine the structure and function of tree and plant parts.
Discover the competition between plants for resources.
Book: A Tree is Nice by Janice Mary Udry ISBN 0064431479
Book: A Grand Old Tree by Newell Depalma, Mary ISBN 0439623340
Tuesday - Friday
10:00, 11:00 and 12:00
$5 per child/ 1 free teacher per 10 students/ $7 per adult
Max 90 students per program. Programs scheduled at 10:00am, 11;00am and 12:00pm. Scholarships and bus stipend available upon request. E-mail scholarship and bus stipend requests to: firstname.lastname@example.org
Scheduling / Booking
For additional information or to make a reservation, e-mail us at email@example.com (preferred), call (214) 515-6540 or fax your reservation to (214) 515-6578. Reservation forms can be found on the Education page at at www.dallasarboretum.org
Please e-mail or call to book your program prior to voucher expiration. Payment in full is due at least two weeks before your desired date.
Cancellation Policy: A non refundable deposit or an Arts Partners voucher and approval code is due within 10 days of booking your program. Your remaining balance is due two weeks before your scheduled visit date. A program is confirmed when you receive your contract by e-mail. Should inclement weather or unforeseen circumstances prevent the program from taking place as scheduled, the Arboretum will work with you to reschedule. Changing dates for a program can be made with sufficient advance notice and we will make every effort to reschedule your program to an alternate date. No refunds will be given for absent students. All programs will begin promptly at the time scheduled. The Dallas Arboretum is not responsible for groups who arrive late. Cancellation of the program after confirmation is subject to full payment.
After School Policy:
After School Policy: An on site teacher or after school staff person must be present for the duration of the workshop. All student participants must adhere to the policies and procedures of the provider program as well as the rules and regulations of the school/ site itself. School/site must provide a clear, clean space or classroom for each session.
Teacher's Guide: Tree Works, Kindergarten
Teacher's Guide: Tree Works, 1st & 2nd Grades
Teacher's Guide; Tree Works, 3rd & 4th Grades
Teacher's Guide: Tree Works, 5th & 6th Grades
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