These classes include staff-facilitated experiences designed for homeschool students using inquiry-based learning and critical-thinking.
To make a reservation, call 585.697.1942. Pre-registration is required. All programs require a minimum enrollment. If the minimum is not met two weeks prior to the scheduled start date, the program will be cancelled. There is no member discount for homeschool programs. Please arrive 15 minutes early to check-in.
Homeschoolers are also eligible to enroll for our current school offerings as a group.
Recommended for ages 12 and up.
Guided Exhibit Explorations
Recommended for grades preK-8
Carlson Inquiry Room Classes
Recommended for grades 2-4 (with adult assistance, can be made appropriate for grades K-6)
Note: These programs will not be offerred for the 2013-2014 School Year.
Please check-back for information on Inquiry Room Homeschool Progams foro the 2014-2015 School Year.
Supporting Curriculum: A rich set of curriculum materials for your use.
How to Lead a Homeschool Field Trip: 5 Rules That Will Make Your Visit Fun for Everyone, By Kathy Ceceri (Note: these suggestions are not specific to the RMSC, but for your general use, with links to other resources about field trips.)
Kids Out and About: Rochester's On-Line Resource for Kids and Families
If you have suggestions of resrouces to add, please contact Deborah Massey at firstname.lastname@example.org.