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Outreach Traveling Programs


Fishing for program ideas??
Get hooked on Outreach!!
We come to you!

• Live animals
• Hands-on and Interactive Programs
• Live theatre and music

View our complete brochure online by selecting either link below:

Outreach Program Guide (Color version)

Outreach Program Guide (Black and White version - best for printing)

You may also call (856)361-1024 to have a copy e-mailed to you.

Outreach Traveling Programs

Outreach programs travel year-round to schools, daycare centers, summer camps, libraries, community centers, fairs and special events - wherever you need us. Whether it's hands-on in a classroom, or a large assembly, let Outreach help you bring science to life, and life to science! Programs are available for all ages, and most programs include live animals. Call (856)361-1024 for information and registration.

Attention Librarians:

Coming for Summer 2015:

Especially for Libraries: Every Hero has a Story

45 minutes, $250 for up to 50 attendees

Call 856.361.1024 to schedule your program

Outreach to your Library (color version)

Outreach to your Library (black and white version - best for printing)


Live Theater and Music

Enjoy a musical sing-along or a live theatre presentation by the actors of Little Fish Theatre Collaborative. Explore musical life under the seas with Rock the Boat, or learn while you laugh with a kid-friendly interactive performance. Call (856)361-1024 to reserve your special presentation.

How will the programs fit into my curriculum?

Our Outreach educational programs are designed to supplement and enhance your daily classroom activities. The programs are aligned with New Jersey Core Curriculum Content Standards (CCCS) and the science literacy goals from the American Association for the Advancement of Science's benchmarks.


Lesson Type Age NJ Standards PA Standards DE Standards
Tidepool Toddlers 30-minute class Toddlers 2 - 3 years old 5.1.A, 5.1.D, 5.3.C 3.1.A1, 3.1.B1 SS6, SS8
Oceans in Motion 30-minute class Preschool 5.1.C, 5.1.D, 5.3.A 3.1.A1, 3.1.A5, 3.2.B1 SS6, SS8
Aquatic ABC’s 45-minute class PreK and K 5.1.A, 5.1.D, 5.3.A, 5.3.B 3.1.A1, 3.1.B1, 3.2.B1 SS6, SS7, SS8
Feathers and Scales and Fur Oh My! 30-minute class PreK – 2nd 5.1.A, 5.1.C, 5.1.D, 5.3.A 3.1.A1, 3.1.A5, 3.1.C2 SS6, SS7, SS8
Who Lives Where? 45-minute assembly K – 3rd 5.1.A, 5.1.C, 5.1.D, 5.3.A, 5.3.B, 5.3.C, 5.3.E, 5.4.G 3.1.A2, 3.1.C2, 3.4.B2 SS6, SS7, SS8
Investigating Invertebrates 45-minute class Pre-K – 6th 5.1.A, 5.1.C, 5.1.D, 5.3.A 3.1.A1, 3.1.A2, 3.1.C3 SS6, SS7, SS8
Animal Champions 45-minute class or assembly 1st – 6th 5.1.C, 5.1.D, 5.3.A, 5.3.B 3.1.A2, 3.1.C2 SS6, SS7, SS8
Sea Science and Aqua Art 45-minute class 1st – 4th 5.1.A, 5.1.D, 5.3.A, 5.3.B, 5.3.C, 5.3.E 3.1.A1, 3.1.A2, 3.1.A5, 3.1.C2 SS6, SS7, SS8
Beach Detective Touch Tables 60-minutes K – 6th 5.1.A, 5.1.D, 5.3.A, 5.3.B, 5.3.C, 5.3.E 3.1.A1, 3.1.A2, 3.1.C2, 3.1.C3, 3.4.B2 SS6, SS7, SS8
Sharks: Tooth or Consequences! 45-minute class or assembly K – 6th 5.1.C, 5.1.D, 5.3.A,5.3.B, 5.3.C, 5.3.E 3.1.A2, 3.1.C2, 3.1.C3 SS6, SS7, SS8
Marine Mammals: Whale Tales and Seal Secrets 45-minute class or assembly K – 6th 5.1.C, 5.3.A, 5.3.B, 5.3.C 3.1.A1, 3.1.C1, 3.1.C2, 3.1.C3 SS6, SS7, SS8
Endangered or Not? 45-minute assembly 3rd – 8th 5.1.C, 5.1.D, 5.3.A, 5.3.C, 5.3.E, 5.4.G 3.1.A2, 3.1.C3, 3.4.B2 SS6, SS7, SS8
Feeding Frenzy 45-minute class 4th – 8th 5.1.B, 5.1.D, 5.3.A, 5.3.B, 5.3.C, 5.3.E, 5.4.G 3.1.A2, 3.1.C1, 3.1.C2 SS6, SS7, SS8
Reptiles Rock! 45-minute class or assembly 4th – 8th 5.1.C, 5.1.D, 5.3.A 3.1.C2, 3.1.C3 SS6, SS7, SS8
Ocean Planet: Animal Tales classroom plus K – 8th      
Aquarium Day 5-hour Hands-On Tables Plus Assembly 1st – 8th 5.1A, 5,1C, 5.1D, 5.3A, 5.3B, 5.3C, 5.3E 3.1A1, 3.1A2, 3.1C1, 3.1C2, 3.1C3, 3.4B2 SS6, SS7, SS8


What are the fees?

Fees start as low as $175 (for a 30-minute classroom program for up to 32 students). See the brochure for complete details on fees. Payment in full is due two weeks before the program. Payments not received when due will result in cancellation of the program unless special arrangements are made.

Travel fees apply to destinations over 75 miles round trip

Under 75 miles roundtrip: no fee
76-100 miles roundtrip: $50
101-125 miles roundtrip: $75
Over 125 miles roundtrip: call for fee

What if I need to cancel?

• More than two weeks notice - full refund
• Less than two weeks notice - no refund, but credit for future program
• Programs canceled due to hazardous weather will be rescheduled

Thank you to our program sponsors:

The Center for Aquatic Sciences at Adventure Aquarium would like to thank Subaru for donating a new Tribeca. Subaru's generous donation will help us take our show on the road to more places than ever. We love it!