MIAMI, April 27, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- With summer vacation upon us, parents are often looking for exciting and innovative ways to keep their children engaged in education outside the classroom. Summer Camp 2011 at Miami Seaquarium offers students from kindergarten to high school the opportunity to learn about animals, environmental awareness and South Florida animal habitats at summer camp. Summer Camp 2011 at Miami Seaquarium will run from June 13-August 19, 2011 for campers ages 5 to 18 years.
Summer activities for kids will focus on educational topics according to their grade level. These activities include lessons on pollution, recycling, endangered species, mangrove forests, sea grass beds, the Everglades, coral reefs, the beach, animal adaptations and more. Campers also will experience at least one animal interaction and show each day. The cost of the camp includes a t-shirt, souvenir photo and a daily snack.
Curriculum for each grade level at Summer Camp 2011 at Miami Seaquarium will revolve on a one-week schedule with additional weeks optional. Camp hours are Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., with early and late care available for an additional charge.
For Summer Camp enrollment or additional information, please call 305-361-5705, ext. 520 or 298. Summer Camp Miami Seaquarium information & registration forms are available on our website at www.miamiseaquarium.com.
Miami Seaquarium, South Florida's most popular tourist attraction, is a family-oriented marine-life park open to the public 365 days a year. The park provides visitors with a greater understanding and appreciation for marine life through shows, presentations and marine-life exhibits. General admission to Miami Seaquarium is $38.95 and $28.95 for children (ages 3-9). More information on Miami Seaquarium is available at www.miamiseaquarium.com.
Miami Seaquarium is an accredited member of the Marine Mammal Parks and Aquariums, an international organization committed to the care and conservation of marine mammals. Accreditation by the Alliance means this facility meets or exceeds all the standards of excellence for marine mammal care, husbandry, conservation and education.
SOURCE Miami Seaquarium