Homeschool Science Enrichment Program

Homeschool Science Enrichment Program

Our homeschool classes bring hands-on, minds-on explorations of chemistry, physics, meteorology and each lesson building on the foundation laid during the previous class.

Registration for the 2021 Fall Semester is now open! 

Program Cost

Members: $140.00 for the 14 class semester
Non-Members: $175.00 for the 14 class semester

Student Handbook

The purpose of the Homeschool Science Enrichment Program student handbook is to give our students and their parents/guardians an understanding of the program’s general rules and guidelines. If you have any questions, please don’t hesitate to email Class Instructor, Jason Moeller, at jmoeller@adventuresci.org.

Cancellation Policy

We understand plans change! Please review the following cancellation policy. To make changes on your registration or to be added to our waitlist please email jmoeller@adventuresci.org or call 615.401.5082.

4 weeks or more before the start of the semester: full refund
2 – 3 weeks before the start of the semester: 50% refund
Less than 2 week before the start of the semester: no refund

Please note: There will be no refunds granted in the event that the COVID-19 situation requires us to move all students to a virtual class model.

Registration

Grades K-2

Grades 3-5

Grades 6-8

Mondays
Yellow Classroom from 10:00 am to 11:00 am
FULL
Green Classroom from 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm
FULL

Tuesdays
Yellow Classroom from 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm
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Wednesdays
Yellow Classroom from 10:00 pm to 11:00 pm
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Mondays
Green Classroom from 10:00 am to 11:00 am 
FULL
Yellow Classroom from 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm 
FULL
Green Classroom from 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm 
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Wednesdays
Yellow Classroom from 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm 
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Thursdays
Yellow Classroom from 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm 
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Mondays
Yellow Classroom from 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm 
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Tuesdays
Yellow Classroom from 10:00 am to 11:00 am 
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Wednesdays
Yellow Classroom from 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm 
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Semester Topics (K – 8)

August 16 -18: Experiment Design, Slime Lab Week 1
August 23 – 25: Experiment Design, Slime Lab Week 2
August 30 – September 1: Programmer, Binary Code
September 6 – 8: Robotic Engineer, Upload Your Code
September 13 – 15: Astronomer, Voyager
September 20 – 22: Lab Technician, Get Fired Up!
September 27 – 29: Chemist, Squealing Ice
October 4 – 6: Chef, Into the Frying Pan
October 11 – 13: NO CLASS, Fall Break
October 18 – 20: Toxicologist, Death by Chocolate
October 25 – 27: Mycologist, A Fungus Among Us
November 1 – 3: Oceanographer, Poseidon’s Realm
November 8 – 10: Marine Biologist, Starfish Dissection
November 15 – 17: Citizen Scientist, Zooniverse Oceanography Project!
November 22 – 24: NO CLASS, Thanksgiving Break
November 29 – December 1: Animal Researcher, Sprawling Species

Meet our instructors!

Jason Moeller

Hi! My name is Jason Moeller, and I am originally from St. Louis, Missouri. I first found my passion for teaching science there, as a summer camp counselor at the St. Louis Zoo. I graduated from Indiana University (go Hoosiers!) in 2009, and stayed an extra year to earn my teaching credential. I worked as the School Programs Coordinator at Zoo Knoxville from 2010 to 2016, where one of my main responsibilities was teaching their homeschool program. After my wife and I moved to Nashville in 2016, I joined the Adventure Science Center, and started the Lyceum here in 2017. The thing I love the most about the Science Center is the wide range of different sciences I get to teach about! While I have a special love for herpetology (snakes are my favorite, and I volunteer at Nashville Zoo on the weekends), I also love sports science (my other hobby is being a hockey goaltender), natural disasters, aircraft, and oceanography. I can’t wait to see where this semester takes us!

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