K - 8
$350 Per Session
Your School or Location
Sharks are not the fearsome eating machines portrayed in movies; they're unique and intelligent animals whose amazing survival adaptations have kept them atop the ocean food chain since prehistoric times. In this engaging presentation, we'll introduce your students to these fascinating "monsters" while dispelling some of the most common shark myths.
Live animals: No
Duration: 60 minutes
Minimum number of students: 12
Maximum number of students: 300
The National Aquarium education team will begin accepting requests for outreach programs for the 2022-23 school year in June 2022. Outreach programs are available November through April. Additional programs on the same day in the same location may be available for an additional fee.
*Depending on your location, travel fees of $25 to $100 may be applicable.
Educators, please download and make use of these resource materials developed to align with this program before or after your scheduled session. If you are unable to book an experience with our team but would still like your students to experience this program, we welcome you to download your own copy of this curriculum and add it to your upcoming lesson plans.
You must cancel your reservation at least 21 days prior to your scheduled program to receive a full refund. If you cancel your reservation less than 21 days in advance or fail to participate in your scheduled program, you forfeit all program fees.
The National Aquarium is dedicated to creating an environment that is inclusive, equitable and accessible to people from all backgrounds. We cannot successfully change the way humanity cares for our ocean planet without connecting with and appreciating the broad diversity of identities, backgrounds, experiences and perspectives that make our community unique.