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DIY Labs 2020

Dissect It Yourself Labs on Wednesdays

Discover anatomy and organ function with a selection of fun activities, live demo's and hand's one dissection for all ages.

Students will work in pairs in hands-on dissections. Members get a 15% discount on all individual classes. 

 

Pre-K - 2: Register Now

 

3rd - 5th: Register Now

 

6th - 12th: Register Now

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February 5, 2020 - Heart Dissection (Hands-on) $18

Sheep Heart - The students will learn the anatomy and physiology of one of the busiest organs in the body and perform a heart dissection guided by a health educator. 

  • 3rd - 5th grades:   1:30 - 2:30 pm
  • 6th - 12th grades: 3:00 - 4:00 pm

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March 4, 2020 - Kidney Dissection (Hands-on) $18

The kidneys are the filtering units of the body. They purify the blood by first filtering it and then reabsorbing those molecules that are important for a healthy body. Dissecting a kidney reveals the many subtle features of the body's filtering system.

  • 3rd - 5th grades:   1:30 - 2:30 pm
  • 6th - 12th grades: 3:00 - 4:00 pm

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April 1, 2020 - Owl Pellet Dissection (Hands-on) $18

What is an owl pellet, you want to know? join in and discover what is the owl's diet!

  • 3rd - 5th grades:   1:30 - 2:30 pm
  • 6th - 12th grades: 3:00 - 4:00 pm

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May 6, 2020 - Cow Eye Dissection (Hands-on) $18

Get an inside view of how the eye works! A cow eye dissection is a memorable way to learn about anatomy. You'll get to see how a cow's eye is like a human eye as you see parts from the iris and lens to the colorful choroid layer.

  • 3rd - 5th grades:  1:30 - 2:30 pm
  • 6th - 12th grades: 3:00 - 4:00 pm

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October 7, 2020 - Pig Liver Dissection (Hands-on) $22

Are you a liver lover? Learn about the biggest organ and gland in the body, makes important changes in many substances contained in the blood, how important it is to take care of your liver and much more.

  • 3rd - 5th grades:   1:30 - 2:30 pm
  • 6th - 12th grades: 3:00 - 4:00 pm

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November 4, 2020- Sea Animal Squid Dissection (Hands-on) $20

Do squids have tentacles or arms? Let's learn anatomy, physiology and the wonders of these soft-bodied marine animals.

  • PK - 2nd grades: 12:00 - 1:00 pm 
  • 3rd -  5th grades: 1:30 - 2:30 pm
  • 6th - 12th grades: 3:00 - 4:00 pm

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December 2, 2020 - Brain Dissection (Hands-on) $18

Gain appreciation for the complexity of the brain! Students make observations, learning about the structure and function of brain regions, white and gray matter.

  • 3rd -  5th grades: 1:00 - 2:00 pm
  • 6th - 12th grades: 3:00 - 4:00 pm

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