Calling all young zoologists! Join San Diego Children's Discovery Museum for a week full of animal fun this fall! Campers will have a roaring good time as they learn about animal adaptations and behaviors through paws-on STREAM activities and crafts.
November 20 - 22
Hours: 9:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m
Ages: Entering Kindergarten-entering 3rd Grade (4 - 8 years old)
- Maximum capacity to ensure a safe and educational experience: 20
- Full-week sign-ups only
- 10% discounts for siblings*
*Please contact DiscoveryCamp@sdcdm.org to learn more about the sibling discount option.
*Last day to register: November 6*
Hide and Seek
How do animals hide and stay safe from predators? We will explore camouflage and learn about some of the fastest hunters in the animal kingdom.
Hot and Cold
Learn how animals keep themselves warm or cool in their unique habitats. We will explore animals from the desert to the Arctic and everything in between.
Over in the Ocean
Grab your scuba gear and dive into the deep blue sea while we explore animals in the ocean. Swimming, catching food, and surviving in the dark are just a few adaptations we will explore.
A Day in the Life of a Camper
9:15-9:30 Welcome to Camp
9:30-10:00 Introduction to daily themes + Storytime
10:00-10:45 Museum Exploration*
10:45-11:00 Snack time**
11:00-11:30 Hands-on Science/Engineering Activity
11:30-12:00 Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Math (STEAM) Activities: campers can choose from different hands-on activities based on their interest.
12:00-12:45 Museum Exploration*
1:15-1:45 Hands-on Art Activity
1:45-2:00 Closing Storytime and Dismissal
*Campers will have indoor and outdoor museum exploration time each day.
**Campers are required to bring their own (peanut-free) snacks and lunches. Snacks and lunch will be eaten in the Indoor Classroom.
Are you ready to EXPLORE, IMAGINE and EXPERIMENT with us?
Little Explorers Fall Camp Staff
Frequently Asked Questions
For more information on health and safety policies, camp eligibility, cancellation policies, and general camp procedures, please visit our Camp FAQ page.
Questions? Please email DiscoveryCamp@sdcdm.org