ECO Homeschool Adventures: Biomimicry Engineering (6th - 12th)


Wednesday November 15    
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm


The Nature Institute
2213 South Levis Lane, Godfrey, IL, 62035

Event Type

Calling all homeschool families! This new program offering takes place the 3rd Wednesday of the month from 10 – 11:30 am. Lessons may include hikes, nature exploration, games, experiments, and scientific surveys. All parents/guardians will also receive extension activities that can be completed at home with their whole family.

This program is geared towards students in K – 5th that are learning from home, but older siblings are welcome to attend. Siblings 2 and under are free. Parents/guardians are required to attend with children. See below for upcoming dates. $7/child for non-members, $5/child for members. Parents/guardians are free. Pre-registration is required. 

  • November 15th, 1 – 3 pm: Biomimicry Engineering (6th – 12th grade)
    • Did you know that the creation of velcro was based on a plant? Engineers often look to nature to inspire new creations. Learn about human made tools based off of animal and plant traits, then create your own prototype of a bioinspired invention.

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