School Programs

Dahlem School Programs

Dahlem offers a wide variety of STEM/STEAM appropriate and NGSS-complaint school programs. All programs are aligned to the Michigan Common Core Standards and Next Generation Science Standards. Please contact us for more information and to register.

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Preschool Naturalist Programs

Share your love of nature with your preschool students. We will explore and play with nature while developing critical early child- hood skills and growing self-confidence. The Preschool Natural- ist Programs are geared toward children 5 years and younger to learn about our changing seasons, animal homes, backyard birds, insects, winter survival, and more. Each program offers a different theme and activities to give your class many program opportunities.

Maple Sugaring

Bring your students out to Dahlem to learn the art and science of making maple syrup! Investigate tree characteristics, winter tree ID, taste test fresh maple tree sap and syrup, and learn about the fascinating historical significance of maple sugaring.