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AquaPartners is open to fourth- and fifth-grade classes within an hour's drive of the National Aquarium, Baltimore.
The Aquarium provides many learning opportunities for teachers.
Make the most of your field trip experience at the National Aquarium, Baltimore, by attending a free teacher orientation prior to your field trip.
The Marion Bowers Discovery Award is a teacher-in-residence opportunity open to teachers from any public or private school in Baltimore City or County.
Participating classes receive diamondback terrapin hatchlings to care for, study, and then release back into the wild.
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.