Exploring Ecology

Exploring Ecology

Explore the outdoors as our Outreach Educator brings the science of prairies, forests, rivers, and wetlands to your school. Investigate animal adaptations, life cycles, and learn how parts of an ecosystem are connected.

Program Partner: Program Partner: Ohio Environmental Education Fund


$990 per day of programming, plus mileage fee of $35 per every 50 miles, or part thereof, beyond Ohio's borders. There is no mileage fee for Ohio schools.

Make a COSI On Wheels Reservation Request

Academic Standards

Earth and Space Science - Grade 1: Sun, Energy and Weather
Life Science - Grade K: Physical and Behavioral Traits of Living Things
Life Science - Grade 1: Basic Needs of Living Things
Life Science - Grade 2: Interactions within Habitats
Life Science - Grade 3: Behavior, Growth and Changes
Life Science - Grade 4: Earth’s Living History
Life Science - Grade 5: Interactions within Ecosystems


  • Grade Level: Grades K-6
  • Agreement/Schedule: Download Agreement & Schedule
  • Coordinator Packet: Download Coordinator Packet
  • Program Packet: Download Program Information Packet
  • Extension Activities: Download Extension Activities
  • Volunteer Letter: Download Volunteer Letter
  • Press Release: Download Press Release Template
  • Contact Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Terms and Conditions

E-Mail COSI On Wheels

Sample Setup & Schedule

Blank Schedule Form

Help us improve
COSI On Wheels!

If you recently hosted a COSI On Wheels program at your school, please take a few minutes to answer the following questions. Your feedback will help us improve programs for you and your students.

Evaluation Survey

COSI on Twitter

333 West Broad St.
Columbus, OH 43215