The human body functions in amazing ways, and kids enjoy learning how their bodies work. The Children's Discovery Museum is offering a Bodies, Brains and Bones class teach homeschool students about human anatomy. In this program, children will study the systems of the body, and they'll learn interesting trivia about their bodies.
The class will be offered for two age groups. Children ages five through eight can choose from sessions at 9:30-11:30 a.m. or 1:30-3:30 p.m. on Thursday, Feb. 7 or 9:30-11:30 a.m. on Friday, Feb. 8. Children ages nine through 13 can sign up to attend on Thursday, Feb. 7 or Friday, Feb. 8; both sessions for older students will be held from 9:30-11:30 a.m.
The program costs $10 for museum members or $14 for non-members. In addition to the class, the fee covers museum admission. Registration forms can be printed from the museum's website, or you can call 309-433-3444 to sign up over the phone. Paid registration must be completed at least three business days before the program. The museum encourages early registration, because classes fill quickly.
During the school year, the Children's Discovery Museum offers monthly classes for homeschool students. Classes are geared to children ages five through eight or ages nine through 13. All homeschool programs at the museum are drop-off classes.
The Children's Discovery Museum is at 101 East Beaufort Street, Normal, Ill. Call the museum's Education Department at 309-433-3449 for information on the Bodies, Brains and Bones class or other homeschool programs at the museum.