Bring Your Home School Lessons to Life at Explorations V!

Home School Workshops at Explorations V Children’s Museum are designed in collaboration with Central Florida’s home school community. This partnership means that topics align with your work at home and bring your lessons to life.

2019-2020 Home School Workshop Schedule

  • Tuesdays – Menus Around the World
    Come work with Explorations V Educators and our nutrition partners, Nutrition Reset, to explore cultures through food.
  • September 10, 2019
    All-American Cuisine
  • October 8, 2019
    Spain in celebration of Hispanic Heritage Month
  • November 12, 2019
    Caribbean Islands
  • December 10, 2019
    Italy
  • January 7, 2020
    Asia
  • February 11, 2020
    Parts of the continent of Africa
  • March 10, 2020
    Ireland
  • April 7, 2020
    Greece
  • May 5, 2020
    Mexico in celebration of Cinco de Mayo
  • Wednesdays – Extensions
    Specialized programs that can introduce or extend a topic on Tuesday or Thursdays
  • September 11, 2019
    Forms of Communication
  • October 9, 2019
    Wonderful World of Insects
  • November 13, 2019
    Animal Habitats
  • Thanksgiving Week – Kidsgiving
    Explorations V Home School Group will participate in a community outreach selected by the families.
  • January 7, 2020
    Asia
  • February 11, 2020
    Parts of the continent of Africa
  • March 10, 2020
    Ireland
  • April 7, 2020
    Greece
  • May 5, 2020
    Mexico in celebration of Cinco de Mayo
  • Thursdays – STEAM TEAM
    Science, technology, engineering, art, and math are in everything around us from the movies we watch to the games we play. Be part of the STEAM TEAM and explore the world around you.
  • September 12, 2019
    Weird Science
  • October 10, 2019
    Motion Pictures
  • November 14, 2019
    Lego Challenge
  • December 12, 2019
    3D Art
  • January 9, 2020
    Comic Book Making
  • February 13, 2020
    Design Thinking
  • March 12, 2020
    Business Marketing / Lemonade Stand
  • April 9, 2020
    Marine Biology
  • May 7, 2020
    Make & Create Mother’s Day Gifts
  • Special Events
  • August 30, 2019 Home School Fair
    10 am – Noon
  • April 25, 2020
    Home School Science Fair
  • November 12, 2019
    Caribbean Islands
  • December 10, 2019
    Italy
  • January 7, 2020
    Asia
  • February 11, 2020
    Parts of the continent of Africa
  • March 10, 2020
    Ireland
  • April 7, 2020
    Greece
  • May 5, 2020
    Mexico in celebration of Cinco de Mayo

Booking Information

Times  Ι  All workshops are from 1-2:30 pm

Cost  Ι  $15, Members; $18, Non-Members, Tuesdays-Only Season Pass $100, 10% off sibling discount

Claudine Humber

Home School Educator

For questions about curriculum email chumber@explorationsv.com.

Partner Nutritionist

Partner Nutritionist

Katherine Bates, BSDN HC

Explorations V Children’s Museum believes in a supportive and inclusive environment and partners with these organizations to help share resources about home school opportunities with families.  These organizations were all featured at the 2019 Home School Fair and Orientation.

Kat Bates (nutrition counseling & cooking parties)

www.nutritionreset.com

 Will Forever Music (flexible lessons & performances)

www.willforevermusic.com

 Timbernook

https://www.timbernook.com/provider/timbernook-west-central-florida/

 Mysti’s Music Studio

https://www.mystismusicstudio.com/

 Lakeland Public Library    

http://www.lakelandgov.net/departments/library/programs-classes/

Homegrown 4 H 

https://www.facebook.com/HomeGrown4H/   

Mulberry Public Library

https://mulberrylibrary.com/programs/kids/

 Highland School of Dance

http://www.highlandschoolofdance.com

 Art Centric Studio    

https://www.artcentricstudio.com/

 Annual Home School Evaluations    

http://lakelandmom.com/directory/listing/homeschool-portfolio-evaluations-samantha-eason

eason.samantha@gmail.com

 Lakeland School of Music   

https://www.lakelandschoolofmusic.com

 Ultimate Dance Center

http://www.udclakeland.com/faculty.html

 Skate World

https://skatelakeland.com/

 HOPE Homeschoolers

http://hopelakeland.com

 Lakeland Community Theatre

https://www.lakelandcommunitytheatre.com/

 Kindermusik

https://musiconnx.com/

 Pampered Chef

https://www.pamperedchef.com/pws/cookingwithmelissag

cookingwithmelissag@gmail.com

 Lakeland Mom

www.lakelandmom.com

 Wonder Here Learn & Play Studio

WonderHere.com

 Main Street Home School Auxiliary

http://homeschoolaux.com/

Mary Kay

http://www.marykay.com/krystalostrom

krystalostrom@marykay.com

 LIGHTHOUSE Homeschoolers

https://www.lighthousehomeschoolers.org/

 Usborne Books & More

www.peaceloveliteracy.com

Saint Leo University

https://www.saintleo.edu/incoming-freshmen-admissions

Education First

https://www.eftours.com/

The Homeschool Connection

https://www.thehomeschoolconnection.net/

UF/IFAS Extension Polk County (partnership of University of Florida Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences (UF/IFAS) & Polk County Board of County Commissioners)

http://sfyl.ifas.ufl.edu/polk/

pgeren@ufl.edu

Chesser Music Studio

https://chessermusicstudio.com/

Learning At Home

https://www.learningathome.org/

Girl Scouts of West Central Florida

https://www.gswcf.org/

Classical Conversations

https://www.classicalconversations.com/

srovira@classicalconversations.com

Engineering for Kids

https://www.engineeringforkids.com/lakeland/

Calvary Homeschooling Academy

https://calvaryhomeschoolers.com/

Polk Museum of Art

https://polkmuseumofart.org/