May 2020 Field Trips

To REGISTER or SIGN UP for a FIELD TRIP please us one of the following options:

  • Go to the EIE Resource Center
  • Call our the EIE Resource Center at (626) 821-0025
  • Go to our weekly PARK DAY at Encanto Park, 777 Encanto Pkwy, Duarte

Whale Watching

Davey’s Locker – Newport Beach

Friday

May 1, 2020  

10:30am – 2:00pm

COST:      

  • $15.00 per person,
  • 3 yrs.  under $3.50       –
  • no refunds

PLACE:     

  • Davey’s Locker
  • 400 Main St.
  • Newport Beach, CA 92661

 PARKING:  

  • Balboa Pier Municipal Parking Lot 2
  • Washington St.
  • Newport Beach, CA 92661
  • $1.75 hr ($17.50 daily maximum)  

 https://www.daveyslocker.com/contact-us-directions/

 Registration Deadline: Wednesday, April 22, 2020

 We are going whale watching where we will potentially view whales, dolphins, sea lions and marine birds. We will have onboard an American Cetacean Society Naturalist to answer questions. Plus, their knowledgeable crew members on board the vessel are there to give information and answer questions about the sightings, boat and other questions we have. 

 Please plan ahead for to allow time to park & walk to Davey’s Locker.

 

Please wear closed toe shoes, water bottle & snack- Please no lunch (there will be dry snacks and drinks available for purchase), sun protection (sunscreen, /hat), light jacket, and camera.

Sea World – San Diego

Monday

May 4, 2020

8:45 am – 1:30 pm  

COST:     

  • $6.50 per person: stay until 1:30 pm.  You MUST leave by 1:30!
  • $35.00 per person (all day) Park closes at 5:00 pm

 PLACE:    

 PARKING: 

  • FREE
  • Pick up a parking pass when signing up or it will be emailed to you

 *** Please be prompt. The group must enter together (all must check in before we can get in line to register; then we have to wait until our group is let in) and everyone will be held up if you are late.

 

Deadline:   Tuesday, April 28, 2020

Enhance your home education program with an Instructional Field Trip to SeaWorld. This program provides your students with an unforgettable day of exploration as they connect to wildlife and the world we share.

Your program begins at 9:30 a.m. and ends at 1:30 p.m. The program includes:

  • An educational animal presentation.
  • Self-guided viewing of SeaWorld’s animal habitats. On the day of the visit, each adult chaperone receives a Field Trip Guide to facilitate learning.
  • A Science Activity Guide is provided prior to your visit. This guide provides additional educational value to your SeaWorld field trip.

Field Trip Guides/Teacher Guides:

http://seaworldparks.com/en/seaworld-sandiego/educational-programs/teacher-resources/

The Art of The Brick & The Science of the Brick

California Science Center

Friday

May 15, 2020          

10:00am – 12:00/12:30pm (approx.)

COST:        $10.00 per person        

 PLACE:      

  • 700 Exposition Park Drive   
  • Los Angeles, CA 90037

PARKING:  $12.00 (cash only)  SUGGESTION: Take the Metro- exit Expo Park/USC station and it’s a very short walk.

 Deadline:   Wednesday, May 6, 2020 (or until full) 

 

Art of the Brick:

Named one of CNN’s Top Ten “Global Must-See Exhibitions” The Art of the Brick is a critically acclaimed collection of inspiring artworks made exclusively from one of the most recognizable toys in the world: the LEGO® brick. Contemporary artist Nathan Sawaya transforms a child’s toy into sophisticated art and beyond, in the world’s largest display of LEGO art ever.

 Featuring intriguing works of art made exclusively from one of the most recognizable toys in the world, The Art of the Brick will inspire visitors of all ages. This critically acclaimed collection includes Sawaya’s original sculptures as well as re-imagined versions of some of the world’s most famous art masterpieces, such as:

  • Michelangelo’s David,
  • Van Gogh’s Starry Night 
  • Da Vinci’s Mona Lisa. Other

highlights include a20-foot Tyrannosaurus Rex skeleton, a 7-foot tall Easter Island Moai statue and an innovative, multi-media collection of LEGO brick Infused photography produced in tandem with award-winning photographer Dean West.

 The Science of the Brick

Your ticket for The Art of the Brick includes admission to The Science of the rick gallery which features nine activity stations for guests to create and design structures and solve various LEGO brick building challenges. Activities include: Art & Architecture, Hidden Hands, Assistive Devices, Describe it, Six Bricks, LEGO Drag Race, Tilt Maze, LEGO Music Box, and Free Play. (see link for more information: https://californiasciencecenter.org/exhibits/the-art-of-the-brick)

 Space Shuttle: To view the Shuttle, you may go between 1:00-3:45 to view without a reservation or paying. Any time before or after the above time will need a reservation and admission of $3.00

For questions: eiefieldtrips@gmail.com