VISIT COGNITION

Visit us at 119 N. Salisbury Street in Downtown Mocksville for morning filled with hands-on exploration that aligns with NC Standard Course of Study. Field trips take place from 9:00am-12:00pm and include 45 minutes at the end for students to eat lunch.

Cost per student: $8                 Limit of three classes per day.

PRE-K

5 Sensational Senses

Students will use their 5 senses to experience the world in a whole new way! From comparing different tastes to describing the feel of unknown objects students will have a great time expanding their understanding of the world around them and learning how their senses can keep them safe.

NC Curriculum Alignment: P-SCI1, P-SCI2, P-SCI3

 

KINDERGARTEN

5 Sensational Senses

Students will use their 5 senses to experience the world in a whole new way! From comparing different tastes to describing the feel of unknown objects students will have a great time expanding their understanding of the world around them and learning how their senses can keep them safe.

NC Curriculum Alignment: NCES.K.P.2, NCES.K.P.2.1, NCES.K.P.2.2

May The Force Be With You

Students will use imagination, teamwork, and engineering to explore what a force is and how we can change the speed and direction of objects that are in motion. We will even explore how to make objects move without touching them! 

NC Curriculum Alignment: NCES.K.P.1, NCES.K.P.1.1, NCES.K.P.1.2,  NCES.N.P.1, NCES.N.P.1.1, NCES.N.P.1.2, NCES.N.P.1.3

1ST GRADE

May The Force Be With You

Students will use imagination, teamwork, and engineering to explore what a force is and how we can change the speed and direction of objects that are in motion. We will even explore how to make objects move without touching them! 

NC Curriculum Alignment: NCES.K.P.1, NCES.K.P.1.1, NCES.K.P.1.2,  NCES.N.P.1, NCES.N.P.1.1, NCES.N.P.1.2, NCES.N.P.1.3

2ND GRADE

Sounds Like You’re Going on a Field Trip!

Have you ever seen sound? Have you ever felt it? Students will explore sound with us in ways they never have before while learning all about what makes it an important form of energy.

NC Curriculum Alignment: NCES.2.P.1, NCES.2.P.1.1, NCES.2.P.1.2

Wild Weather

Students will become meteorologists for the day during this field trip! They will learn about the different tools used to study the weather and learn how to make some of their own. They will also practice predicting the weather based on their findings!

NC Curriculum Alignment: NCES.2.E.1, NCES.2.E.1.1, NCES.2.E.1.2, NCES.2.E.1.3, NCES.2.E.1.4, NCES.5.E.1, NCES.5.E.1.1, NCES.5.E.1.2, NCES.5.E.1.3

3RD GRADE

Bad to the Bone

Learn about the human body and what we can do to keep it healthy and strong. Students will participate in hands-on activities to learn how our muscular and skeletal systems work together and what we need to do to keep our bodies happy while we grow.

NC Curriculum Alignment: NCES.3.L.1, NCES.3.L.1.1, NCES.3.L.1.2, NCES.4.L.2, NCES.4.L.2.1, NCES.4.L.2.2

4TH GRADE

Bad to the Bone

Learn about the human body and what we can do to keep it healthy and strong. Students will participate in hands-on activities to learn how our muscular and skeletal systems work together and what we need to do to keep our bodies happy while we grow.

NC Curriculum Alignment: NCES.3.L.1, NCES.3.L.1.1, NCES.3.L.1.2, NCES.4.L.2, NCES.4.L.2.1, NCES.4.L.2.2

Save Your Energy for this Trip!

Energy takes many forms. On this field trip, students will explore the basic units of energy
(light, sound, heat, electrical, and magnetic) and discover how each has the ability to cause motion or create change. 

NC Curriculum Alignment: NCES.4.P.3, NCES.4.P.3.1, NCES.4.P.3.2, NCES.4.P.1, NCES.4.P.1.1, NCES.4.P.1.2

5TH GRADE

Wild Weather

Students will become meteorologists for the day during this field trip! They will learn about the different tools used to study the weather and learn how to make some of their own. They will also practice predicting the weather based on their findings!

NC Curriculum Alignment: NCES.2.E.1, NCES.2.E.1.1, NCES.2.E.1.2, NCES.2.E.1.3, NCES.2.E.1.4, NCES.5.E.1, NCES.5.E.1.1, NCES.5.E.1.2, NCES.5.E.1.3