Home School Classes

Home School Classes

ZOOM Homeschool Classes

Explore some amazing nature topics with hands-on activities safely from home. The hands-on activities will be available to pick up a few days prior to each class. Only one bag of hands-on-activities per household. Each household will receive 2 free admission passes to Leu Gardens per class, Leu Members may gift these passes.

Cost per class: $20 per household and $15 Leu Member household

Register: You must register no later than the Friday prior to class on Wednesday. Please click on the title of the class to register.

Pollinator Power
Wednesday, September 16, 10:00 a.m.
(designed 8-12 years old)

Discover the fascinating world of pollinators with a planting project and fun challenges you can do after the class to help save pollinators.

Botany 101
Wednesday, October 14, 10:00 a.m.
(designed for 8-12 year olds)

Explore the basic concepts of botany including parts of a flower, photosynthesis and more. We’ll do a planting project and a creative craft together. You’ll receive a botany scavenger hunt you can do afterwards at Leu Gardens.

Experiments with Plants
Wednesday, November 18, 10:00 a.m.
(designed for 8-12 year olds)

Plants perform interesting functions to survive. You will receive items to conduct some experiments at home during and after the class. You’ll be encouraged to report your findings to us.

History of Dinosaur Discoveries
Wednesday, January 20, 10:00 a.m.
(designed for 10-15 year olds)

To celebrate the Dinosaur Invasion exhibit at Leu Gardens, we will learn about the people who discovered many of the dinosaurs. You will receive an original Discovery TimeLine game that you can play with your family and friends after the class.

Backyard Birds
Wednesday, February 17, 10:00 a.m.
(designed for 8-15 year olds)

Sometime we hear them sing before we even see them. In this class, we will learn to identify, both by sight and sound, many beautiful birds that live in or visit Florida. We’ll make a great bird feeder. You’ll also receive seeds for a bird friendly plant and a checklist of Florida birds.

Saving the Plant with Plants
Wednesday, March 17, 10:00 a.m.
(designed for 8-12 year olds)

Plants are important to the planet. Taking care of plants to help them survive is important. We also need to remember that we need plants more than they need us! You will create some living projects to care for and help the planet.