Just for Maui Schools

For more info & teacher resources,
contact Environmental Education Staff
by clicking here.

Children of the Land
Get comfortable in nature while learning about the wonders of water and explore mountain trails and homes of forest animals.

During School Year: Wednesdays | Summer: Tuesdays & Thursdays | 9 – 11 am

Introduction to Nature
A sensory exploration and learning experience that leads to a greater appreciation for both living and non-living in nature.

Year Round | 9 am – 12:30 pm

First Grade
Introduction to Plants, Animals & Healthy Habitats
Discover plants and animals found in three ‘Īao Valley habitats. Emphasis on survival needs, plants and animals adaptations as well as food chains and how people can help.

Year Round | 9 am – 12:30 pm

Second Grade
Cycles in Nature
Examine the importance of nature’s cycles and how they interact. This program emphasizes biological and physical cycles in forests and streams.

Year Round | 9 am – 12:30 pm

Third Grade
Discover Wetlands
Explore geography, biology, and ecology of wetlands. Discover the native Hawaiian endangered waterbirds and many migratory birds that depend on healthy habitats.

Spring Semester| 9 am – 12:30 pm

Fourth, Fifth & Sixth Grades
Forest Encounters
Explore the forest of ‘Īao Valley while learning about geological, biological and human impact. Learn about health of the watershed, biodiversity, and differences of native versus introduced species.

Year Round | 9 am – 12:30 pm

Fourth, Fifth & Sixth Grades
Coastal Encounters

Examine how plants and animals adapt to coastal areas. Learn how people have used the coast in the past and our impact on the coast today. Topics include archaeology, native and introduced species, and marine debris.

Year Round | 9 am – 12:30 pm

Program Fees

For Title 1 Schools

$425 (up to 60 students)

$300 (up to 40 students)

$225 (up to 20 students)

For Schools with Single Booking

$775 (up to 60 students)

$575 (up to 40 students)

$375 (up to 20 students)

For Schools with Multiple Bookings

$700 (up to 60 students)

$525 (up to 40 students)

$325 (up to 20 students)

The discounted rate for multiple bookings applies if more than one trip is scheduled by the same school in a given semester.
Scholarships are available. Contact us at mauibookings@hawaiinaturecenter.org.

To register for Spring 2022 school programs, complete the Maui School Booking Request Form and email it to us.


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