Learners will:

  • Design and create their own model biodome ecosystems using their growing understanding of various environments and the engineering design process.
  • Explore environments and ecosystems in New Orleans through research, writing, hands-on activities and weekly themed field trips.
  • Travel to Pensacola for a day trip, to visit the Pensacola MESS Hall (Math, Engineering, Science and Stuff) and have some fun in the sun at the beach.
  • Identify a specific skill or body of knowledge he or she will research during daily “genius hour” time.
  • Engage in daily physical activity at Audubon Park and have weekly swimming days at the Whitney M. Young Memorial Pool.