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Teacher Programs

National Aquarium - Summer Programs

AquaPartners

AquaPartners is open to fourth- and fifth-grade classes within an hour's drive of the National Aquarium in Baltimore.

Learn About AquaPartners

National Aquarium - Oscar

Teacher Workshops

The Aquarium provides many learning opportunities for teachers.

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Teacher Orientation

Teacher Orientation

Make the most of your field trip experience at the National Aquarium by attending a free teacher orientation prior to your field trip.

See Orientation Dates and Times

National Aquarium - Diamondback Terrapin

Terrapins in the Classroom

Participating classes receive diamondback terrapin hatchlings to care for, study and release back to their natural habitat.

Learn About Terrapins in the Classroom

National Aquarium - Wetland Nursery

Wetland Nursery Program

Students build a nursery pond on school grounds and raise wetland plants onsite. At the end of the school year, they transplant them to one of our wetland restoration sites.

Learn About the Wetland Nursery Program

National Aquarium Animal Care and Rescue Center

Field Trips at the Center

Education programs at the Animal Care and Rescue Center will be offered for grades 6-12 from November through February as a standalone experience.

Read More About Programs at the Center