Environmental Science: Leading Green

  • Time of Day

    Morning Class (9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. CST) | Afternoon Class (1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. CST)

This course is designed for experiential learners who are curious about local and global ecologies, policies, and practices for earth care.  We will explore the interconnectedness of Earth’s hydrosphere, biosphere, geosphere, and atmosphere through outdoor hikes, engineering design challenges, labs, field trips and other hands-on activities.  Students will learn about various environmental issues, such as climate change, clean energy and water quality, and gain experience in systems-thinking, scientific research and green leadership. 

About ExplorSchool

For Rising 6th – 8th Grade Students

Your Summer of Discovery Awaits

MITY’s ExplorSchool provides rising 6th-8th grade students a unique opportunity to investigate new topics and dive deeper into their passions at a level that is challenging and motivating.  Intellectually curious students take two classes, one in the morning and one in the afternoon, enabling them to explore different disciplines, experience things that are not possible within a normal school setting, and forge new friendships.

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