Amaze Your Students with Incredible, Live Insects!
Cockrell Butterfly Center staff use exciting, hands-on presentations to introduce students to the wonderful world of plants, insects, and other arthropods!
Where else can audiences touch a live walking-leaf insect, a butterfly chrysalis, or real honeycomb while learning about the importance of insects and their relatives to our world?
Cost: Half Day: $425
Maximum 3 hours, including up to 6 presentations
Full Day: $525
Maximum 5 hours, including up to 8 presentations
There is a mileage fee for locations more than 20 miles from the Museum. See Outreach Policies.
Capacity: Maximum of 30 students per presentation
Presentations are tailored to grade-specific TEKS objectives.
Before- and After-presentation curriculum now available for each Bugs On Wheels Program Theme!
Booking Bugs On Wheels? Pair with other programs in an Outreach Package!
Add on a Wildlife On Wheels program and a presentation of Docents To Go: Oceans to have the Animal Adaptations package! Take a tour around Texas by focusing on Texas wildlife, Native Americans, energy resources (available in Fall 2015), and the stars over the Lone Star State in the Traversing Texas package! Focus on forensics with the Crime Scene Exploration package by adding a ConocoPhillips Science On Stage Cool Chemistry presentation!
We offer seven separate programs, each with a different emphasis.