Lifecycle Celebrations - Science & Nature Programs for Children
Life Science Programs & Pricing:
One hour program-    $150.00

One & half hour-      $225.00




Amazing Amphibians!

Meet lots of live amphibians from around the world in this interactive learning program! Learn about common traits, physical characteristics, habitats, life cycles, and many more interesting facts in this hands-on program!











Beautiful Butterflies!














Learn about butterfly life cycles, habitats, behaviors, food sources, and more! Live life cycle stages, pinned displays, hands on experience! Plant butterfly flower seeds to take home! Add a larva, chrysalis or butterfly for each child!
 






























Exotic Insects, Arachnids & More!
Learn about arthropods in this hands-on class. I share live insects, arachnids, crustaceans, and more! Many representations from around the world. Learn about habitats, behaviors, life cycles, and common traits too. I share many preserved specimens as well!














Exotic Insects, Reptiles, & More!
This exciting, informative and hands-on
presentation brings unusual and unique live insects and reptiles to your classroom or event. Learn fascinating, fun facts about these animals, and experience them up close! Interactive, fun, and a one of a kind experience!











          

                                           
 

Eyes to the Sky 
Learn about birds in our area, ways to attract birds into your environment, birdwatching tips, and more!
**Under construction! Coming soon!




                                                                              


Herbivores, Omnivores, & Carnivores
A wide variety of live reptiles, amphibians, insects, and arachnids, showcase the food chain of animals throughout the world! Learn about herbivores, omnivores, and carnivores in this hands-on program!



















It's For The Birds!
Learn about physical characteristics, habitats, behaviors, life cycles, adaptations, & more!  Displays include  ostrich & emu eggs, many other egg specimens, feather displays, nest collection, and feather, beak, and feet anatomy & function information and hands on activities! I share live birds!  Make your own  bird feeders to take home!


















Rainforest Rumble
Learn many interesting facts about the world's rainforests! Learn about biodiversity of plants and animals, habitats, rainforest layers, and the importance of protecting these critical biomes! I share live animals from rainforests throughout the world!





























Reptile Round Up











Learn about the common traits and characteristics of reptiles throughout the world in this interactive, hands-on program! Learn about habitats, adaptations, diversity, food sources, life cycles, and many more interesting facts! I share live reptiles from around the globe!




Seeds, Sprouts, Roots & Shoots!
This hour is all about plants and their life cycles! Smell, touch, & taste all the ways we use plants in our daily lives! Displays include seeds, pods, live plants, herbs, spices, rhizomes, moss, lichen, bulbs, carnivorous plants, & more! Learn how plants reproduce, how seeds are scattered, and more interesting facts! Students will plant their own flower seeds to take home!

 






































































Animal Kingdoms!

Learn about the phylas of the animal kingdom. This introductory class teaches about the different classes of animals; I share live, and preserved specimens representing the phyla in our animal kingdom!





 





Backyard Bugs!


This interactive program shares live insects from our environment, and touches on life cycles and the benefits of having these "good" bugs in our gardens, and in our world. Choose to conclude with a release of the insects.* $1.00 per child*
*seasonal release only













Critter Camouflage!
Learn about camouflage as defense, the types of camouflage used in the animal kingdom, experience many varieties of live animals, and observe their specific types of camouflage. This is a hands-on experience with many exotic insects, arachnids, amphibians, and reptiles!











Habitats Are Homes
Learn about the biomes of the world, and the many animal habitats they support; Learn how animals use their habitats for food, camouflage, shelter, and the importance of the protection of these habitats. Learn about terrestrial, arboreal, nocturnal, diurnal, and many fun facts! I share live animals from biomes around the world to illustrate the many types of habitats!





















         
Ladybug Lore!
Take a close look at ladybugs, their life cycle, habitats, natural defenses, and learn fun, interesting facts about these beneficial insects, and why it is important to have them in our environments! Use magnifiers to observe real ladybug eggs, live larvae, pupae, and adults! You can choose to add a ladybug release for each child!
$1.00 per child/take home ladybugs!






Life Cycle Series



These programs are 4 to 6 weeks in length, and are designed to allow children to experience full life cycles from the hatching of larvae to the full cycle of laying new eggs, children will observe the wonder of nature right before their eyes! I come into the classroom one hour per week for each week of the series, and bring projects and activities related to the life cycle being explored. I will bring a habitat to leave in the classroom for observation too!
*Painted Lady Butterflies              *Earthworms 
*Redworms                             
*Ladybugs
*Silkworms
*Praying Mantis
*Tadpoles
*Milkweed Bugs
*Cockroaches
*Isopods
*Dragonflies                   
          
Tadpoles, Froglets,  & Frogs!

Observe the life cycle stages of this fascinating amphibian! This seasonal program will share live life cycle of tadpoles to frogs! This is a great 6 week life cycle series for classrooms and home schools, but can also be shared as an hour program! Students use lighted magnifiers to observe specimens in detail!


          Spring Peeper!


N.A.T.U.R.E. SERIES
Nurturing
Awareness
Teaching
Understanding
Respect &
Empathy
programs for our planet!

A four or six week program series, designed for home school groups, and enrichment programs.  I bring a new, one hour program each week! Hands-on, fun, and informative!
$50.00 per child-four weeks
$75.00 per child- six  weeks
$10.00 material fee per child
Minimum:   10 children
Maximum:  25 children
Vendor for:
*Visions In Education
*Horizon Charter Schools
*South Sutter Charter Schools



Ponds In A Jar
Learn about pond life, and all the animals, plants, and microbes that make a pond a community! Hands-on learning, studying specimens with magnifiers, and more! 













Our Awesome Oceans


















Producers, Consumers, & Decomposers














Trees are Tree-mendous!
Learn all about trees in this  program!
Tree anatomy, tree rings, identifying area trees, leaf identification, displays of tree seeds, pods, cones, nuts, and western species wood samples too! Learn about life cycles and life spans of trees, all the ways we use trees in our daily lives and ways we can help conserve trees! Plant your own tree seedling!


                 













What's That Buzz? BEES!
This program will take a look at our local honey bee, their declining numbers, and the importance of bees in our lives! Learn about their social orders, life cycles, behaviors, and many interesting facts! Students will plant seeds to attract bees, & take home a resource guide of plant varieties to plant to help save our bees! Choose to add a honeycomb wax candle project!













Ecology Programs!
Nature   Programs!
















Corncobs to Compost
Earth's Natural Resources
Everyday Is Earthday
Free, Found, & Fun
Green Thumb Kids
Journaling Nature
Junior Naturalists
Planting Pizza Gardens
Trailblazers
Water Cycles


Descriptions on Earth Science page




Life Cycle Series:These programs are 4 to 6 weeks in length, and are designed to
allow children to experience full life cycles from the hatching of larvae to the full cycle of laying new eggs, children will observe the wonder of nature right before their eyes! I come into the classroom one hour per week for each week of the series, and bring projects and activities related to the life cycle being explored. I will bring a habitat to leave in the classroom for observation too!                                                          

                                                                            
       Classrooms/Enrichment Programs/Home School Projects only




Watch the Wonder of it All!







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Service Provider/Vendor for:
~Visions In Education
~Horizons Charter Schools
~South Sutter Charter Schools
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**There is a $30.00 fee for each additional 30 minutes**
**Two weeks advance needed for some insects**
**Some of our programs are seasonal only**
**Lifecycle Celebrations serves the greater Sacramento area, and is happy to travel to surrounding areas in Northern CA for an additional mileage fee.*
(Presentations over 50 miles round trip radius will add .50 per mile.)
*Prices subject to change, due to availability of insects, and materials.*