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This one hour virtual field trip will have students discovering the science behind growing plants. Students will work with a lab director to conduct soil experiments, examine the different ways plants can grow (under, above or along the ground) prepare dinner from our family garden and peek inside a farmers market to see the complete farm to table process.

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About This Program


Point to Point: $200.00
Point to Point Premium: $200.00

Program is usually offered at the cost of $200


60 minutes

Target Audience

Education: Grade(s) Kindergarten, 1, 2, 3

Minimum participants:


Maximum participants:


Primary Disciplines

Career Education, Community Interests, Gifted & Talented, Language Arts/English, Reading, Sciences

Program Delivery Mode

Videoconference - H.323 (Polycom, Cisco/Tandberg, LifeSize, etc...)
Videoconference – Webcam/desktop (Zoom, Google Meet, Cisco WebEx, GoToMeeting, Microsoft Teams, etc...)
Google Hang Out

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For more information contact CILC at (507) 388-3672

Provider's Cancellation Policy

We will not charge for programs canceled due to nature i.e. snow days. The full fee will be charged to sites that cancel with less than 48 hours notice

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Challenger Learning Center at Wheeling University (West Virginia)

Wheeling, WV
United States

In addition to offering award winning, state-of-the-art programs in a $500,000 space simulator, the Challenger Learning Center, thanks to technology, brings its innovative programs to distant classrooms around the world through its electronic distance-learning programs, known as e-Missions. The CLC flies more than 800 e-Missions for schools, many located in traditionally underserved districts, each year. We provide FREE Teacher Training sessions via video conference for any of our distance learning programs.

The Challenger Learning Center® also offers adult and student learners the chance to climb aboard a space station and complete a mission in the role of astronauts, scientists, and engineers with its Corporate Missions. A successful mission requires critical thinking, leadership, cooperation, and problem solving.

Laura Ondeck

Program Details


1. Introduction to Green Grocer Josh.
2. Healthy soil experiment.
3. Seed identification.
4. Ways to harvest various produce.
5. Preparing dinner.


Students will learn about the different ways plants can grow, under, along or above the ground. They will learn the importance of healthy soil, and how to harvest the produce.

Standards Alignment

State Standards

Provided upon inquiry.