Fort Pitt Homeschool Series | Kids Out and About Pittsburgh

Fort Pitt Homeschool Series

Homeschool students are invited to a drop-off program on select Fridays hosted by the Fort Pitt Museum and Point State Park.

Monthly classes are offered for students in grades 4-6 and 7-8 and include topics in early Pittsburgh and American history, the environment, and modern-day Pittsburgh.

BRIDGES OVER THE POINT

For students in grades 7-8:

  • Students will learn about both former and current bridges that cross the Point.
  • Students will learn about basic bridge designs.
  • Students will work in groups to design and construct original bridges to span a specified distance and test each bridge’s load bearing capability.

REGISTRATION INFORMATION

Admission

The cost for the Friday at the Forks Homeschool Series is $10 per student per class or $60 per student for all seven classes in that age group. Payment is due at registration.

Refund Policy

Full refunds will be issued to registrants when notice of absence is given at least 10 days prior to the scheduled class. Registrants that give notice nine days prior to the class or less will be refunded 50% of their registration.

Registrants that purchase the $60 package are entitled to one free class absence. Following that absence, registrants will adhere to the above refund policy.

Class Cancellation

If a class is cancelled due to lack of registrations, registrants will be notified and issued full refunds.

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ADDITIONAL CLASSES IN THE FORKS OF THE OHIO HOMESCHOOL SERIES

Grades 4-6

Grades 7-8


*Times, dates, and prices of any activity posted to our calendars are subject to change. Please be sure to click through directly to the organization’s website to verify.

Organization:

Fort Pitt Museum

Location:

Point State Park 601 Commonwealth Place
Pittsburgh, PA, 15222
United States

Phone:

412-454-6418
Contact name: 
Kathleen Lugarich
Dates: 
09/11/2020
09/25/2020
10/02/2020
Time: 
1 - 3 pm
Price: 
$10 per student, per class $60 per student for all seven classes

Ages

9-12 years