Elementary School Field Trips


Each station listed is 30 minutes in length. Lunch can be added to the middle of your field trip, which will substitute for one of your stations. You can also choose to eat on-site after your field trip or off-site, which will not add additional time to your program. Contact the Program Coordinator at (910) 938-5079 or programming@sturgeoncity.org with questions.

Cost: $5 per student and parent chaperones

(Teachers and school staff are free)


Rock 'n Roll

Rainbow Fish

Creatures of the Night

Ocean Commotion

Shh! Bear is Sleeping

Space Travel

Contact Program Coordinator to schedule. Length and number of stations will depend on student numbers.


Animal Habitats
Living vs. Nonliving
Animal Movements

Sink or Float

First Grade

Animal Senses
Basic Needs of Plants
Push and Pull Physics

Fish Printing

Moon and Stars

North Carolina Regions

Second Grade

Life Cycles

Properties of Water

Incredible Journey

Third Grade

Plant Parts/Bean Dissection
Aquatic Ecosystems


States of Matter

Wetland Walk

Our Solar System

Fourth Grade

Animal Adaptations
Rock Cycle
Wetland Walk

Moon Phases

Environmental Impacts

Magnets, Light Refraction and Circuits

Fifth Grade

Incredible  Journey
Producers, Consumers Decomposers
History of Sturgeon City
Wetland Walk

Zones of the Ocean/Squid Dissection



Customized Field Trip

You can customize a field trip for any grade level. Please give the Program Coordinator one month's notice. Please include all topics you would like covered.

Click on the PDF button below to see a list of station descriptions.

Ready to Register?

1.  Check availability for the days you are interested in by checking the Sturgeon City Field Trip Calendar below. Any dates that are blank are available for a field trip.

Slot Open = available for a field trip for time/group amount listed for slot (2-hour blocks)

Field Trip/Program Reserved = not available

2.  Fill out a Sturgeon City Registration Form using the button below and submit it by email to programming@sturgeoncity.org of fax (910) 938-0053. Should you have issues with the file, please contact the Program Coordinator.






As soon as your registration form is completed, a member of the Sturgeon City staff will contact you to confirm your booking.