Homeschool Science Experience Enrichment Days (SEED)

What does it take to make a seed grow? The seed needs water, nutrients and light to grow. Let MOSI help your child grow with our new Homeschool SEED days!

SEED Days are monthly enrichment classes for your homeschooler that complement your homeschool curriculum through hands-on explorations of STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Mathematics).

•   Classes are from 1 – 3 pm; once per month

•   Pre-registration and payment are required at least one week in advance

•   Program fee: $24 per program or $176 for all 8 sessions*

•   MOSI Member: $18 per program or $128 for all 8 sessions*

*Discount only available if you register for the entire series at once

September 13th OR 15th: Dancing with the Dinosaurs (Paleontology)

Stomp, flap and swing like a dinosaur. Bring home your own fossil and create dinosaur footprints. Are you a herbivore or a carnivore? Create and name your own dinosaur.

Last Day to Register: Thursday, September 8th

October 11th OR 13th: Shoot for the Stars (Space)

Pack your bags. Do you have what it takes to live in space? Conduct space experiments as you prepare for life in space. Blast a rocket to get you there and see what constellations you see along the way. Learn how astronauts eat, sleep and have fun!

Last Day to Register: Thursday, October 6th

November 8th OR 10th: Water Wonder! (Environmental Science)

Can you make a square bubble? Is bottled water really different than tap water? Have a water-filled day of fun!

Last Day to Register: Thursday, November 3rd

December 13th OR 15th: Mixin' It Up! (Chemistry)

Measuring, mixing, weighing and pouring will never be more exciting. Investigate colorful liquids and bubbling solutions.

Last Day to Register: Thursday, December 8th

January 10th OR 12th: Guess Who? (Forensics)

Become a detective and follow the clues to solve the MOSI mystery. Are your fingerprints loops, whorls or arches? Will you solve the case?

Last Day to Register: Thursday, January 5th

February 14th OR 16th: Zap! (Physics - Electricity)

Do you get a shock when you touch something metal? Do you ever notice that your clothing sticks together when it comes out of the dryer? Experiment with static electricity to see what causes it.

Last Day to Register: Thursday, February 9th

February 28th OR March 2nd: Machines that Move (Physics - Simple Machine)

Discover the world that spins around you and keeps you moving. Pull on levers and spin gears to make machines move and work more easily. Can you create your own vehicle?

Last Day to Register: Thursday, February 23rd

April 11th OR 13th: Don't Throw it Away (Engineering)

Celebrate Earth Day by learning the three R’s: Reduce, Recycle and Reuse! Create masterpieces from recyclable materials and find out ways to help the environment.

Last Day to Register: Thursday, April 6th

Program Cancellation and Refund Policy

All registrations subject to availability. MOSI reserves the right to combine or cancel classes that have not met the minimum enrollment. Campers or participants will be placed in an alternative class when possible. If MOSI cancels a class, payment will be fully refunded. For special circumstances, a 75% credit or refund will be granted for written requests made 14 or more days before the first day of the camp or program session. A 50% credit or refund will be granted for written requests made 13 or fewer days prior to the first day of the camp or program session. No refunds will be granted on or after the first day of the camp or program session.

All requests must be in writing and sent to:
sciencecamp@mosi.org or MOSI Science Camp, 4801 E. Fowler Avenue, Tampa, FL 33617.