The Coastal Experience
K-12 Field Programs
The Coastal Experience is NJSGC’s collection of marine science field trips for school-aged children. Programs are offered year round and all programs include active, hands-on participation in marine science activities. Coastal Experience programs are:
- Marsh and Ocean Environments
- Salt Marsh Ecology
- Lenape and the Jersey Shore
- Barrier Beach Dynamics
- Summer Field Trip Programs
- Underwater Exploration (new for Winter 2017)
Programs support many of New Jersey’s Core Curriculum Content Standards. See individual program descriptions for specific citations.
Go to Resources for Educators and Group Leaders for pre-trip materials including guidelines, driving directions and suggested lesson plans and other materials for classroom use.
Click here to fill out our field trip reservation form, or contact the Education Department at firstname.lastname@example.org or by phone (732) 872-1300, ext. 13.