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Elementary School Groups

Nature-based elementary school programs are designed to connect students with nature in ways relevant to school studies, while also encouraging exploration and excitement.

To learn more about specific elementary school programs at Bernheim, please choose from the following options:

Kindergarten and 1st Grade Programs

2nd Grade Programs

3rd, 4th, and 5th Grade Programs

Time and Fee Considerations

  • School programs last one hour and can be scheduled year-round (exceptions noted in program descriptions).
  • School program fees run $7 per student, with a group minimum of $75 (exceptions noted in program descriptions).
  • There is no charge for teachers or chaperones, but a minimum of one adult is required for every 10 students in attendance.
  • Groups concerned about program fees should contact Whitney Wurzel, Manager of Nature-based Education, at or (502) 955-8512.

Field Trip Planning
To learn more about planning a Bernheim field trip, including how to schedule a visit, please see the Teacher Resources section of our website.