Long Beach, CA
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100 Aquarium Way
Long Beach California 90802
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AGE RANGE: Elementary, Tweens
COST: $29.00 per child / $25.00 members / Aquarium admission not included
CALL: (562) 590-3100
Sharks are amazing predators of the deep!
Do you know a budding marine biologist? The Junior Biologist series of programs at the Aquarium will encourage a love of science in your seven- to twelve-year-old child.
Each 2-hour class includes theme related activities, guided gallery tour, interaction with our animal care staff behind-the-scenes, and a keepsake journal.
Sharks are amazing predators with remarkable adaptations. Separate the facts from the myths about this incredible animal. During this 2-hour program your seven- to twelve-year-old child will:
Touch animals in our private classroom touch pools
Feed animals behind-the-scenes with our animal care staff*
Take a guided tour of Shark Lagoon to observe and touch tropical shark species
Record observations in a keepsake journal
Other activities may include:
Discover how well shark senses work by matching the sense to the distance that it works
Learn the key characteristics that make a shark a shark
See just how large different species of sharks can grow
Explore your own sense of smell
*The Aquarium reserves the right to change the animal interactions without notice due to animal safety, exhibit maintenance, or animal health reasons.