TEACHER
INFORMATION

Teaching Resources, Workshops & Standards

In addition to our amazing aquarium experience, we work closely with teachers to develop educational programs to enhance your students' visit.


Or, upgrade your field trip with an educational workshop (grades K-5), designed to meet Next Generation Science Standards. 

Don't forget that your field trip tickets also include our educational talks and feeding demonstrations throughout the day!

Call (760) 918-5346 to book today!*

*Paid reservations must be made at least two weeks before your visit.

Home School Days

Discounted admission rates for self-guided instruction are available for home school families on select Mondays. Parking is not included. Advanced registration is required two weeks in advance. No special offer tickets are available at front gate.

SELF-GUIDED INSTRUCTION
Each Monday is Self Guided Home School Days at SEA LIFE Aquarium (minimum 10 admissions. Verification of home school status required).

Download these FREE Teacher Notes and Student Exploration Sheets. They include great educational activities to supplement your visit to SEA LIFE Carlsbad. Print one for each of your students to complete as they walk through the aquarium!

K-1st Grade Workshop Octopus Garden: Body Parts and Behaviors

Meet our Giant Pacific Octopus. Discover their camouflage, jet propulsion and ink-squirting capabilities

Octopus Garden: Body Parts and Behaviors

K- 2nd Workshops Survival at Sea: Habitats and Adaptations

Journey across four habitats. See how animals are adapted to live in changing landscapes.

Survival at Sea: Habitats and Adaptations

3-6 Grades Workshops Squid Dissection

Dive into external and internal squid anatomy and compare to humans. Dissect a real squid! Kid-safe equipment provided.

Squid Dissection

Home School Days

Discounted admission rates for self-guided instruction are available for home school families on select Mondays. Parking is not included. Advanced registration is required two weeks in advance. No special offer tickets are available at front gate.

SELF-GUIDED INSTRUCTION
Each Monday, Self Guided Home School Days at SEA LIFE Aquarium include a resource guide for self-guided instruction and full day admission (minimum 10 admissions. Verification of home school status required).

Call (760) 918-5346 TO
BOOK YOUR FIELD TRIP