Bay Science


  

Week Two: 
Bay Science, June 21-25

Bay Science Adventurers: Ages 5-7
Bay Science Explorers: Ages 8 – 11

Description:
Explore the unique habitats of the San Francisco Bay, including the intertidal rocky shore, the sandy beach and mudflats. Investigate the fascinating organisms that live in bay habitats and their adaptations. Investigate bay and ocean organisms, taste seaweed and learn how everything is interconnected in bay food chains. Study bay fish and their adaptations and make colorful fish prints. Observe and identify bay shoreline birds. Make anemometers to test the speed and direction of the wind and fly a kite by the bay! Create a three-dimensional bay model and discover the unique features of the San Francisco Bay. Learn about the problems of storm drain pollution to the bay and how to reduce this pollution at the source. 

Drop Off and Pick Up Locations:
Our main location this week will be Orchard Picnic Area in Tilden Park, with two special location days at Cesar Chavez Park and a final day at Lake Anza (with pickup at Orchard Picnic Area).

Day Date Drop-off Location Pick-up Location
Monday June 21 Orchard Picnic Area Orchard Picnic Area
Tuesday June 22 Orchard Picnic Area Orchard Picnic Area
Wednesday June 23 Cesar Chavez Park Cesar Chavez Park
Thursday June 24 Cesar Chavez Park Cesar Chavez Park
Friday June 25 Lake Anza Parking Lot Lake Anza Parking Lot