SCIENCE EDUCATION DAY
Come explore the diverse micro world that powers life on our big blue planet! The League of Extraordinary Scientists (LXS) will be at the ballpark with the Making Waves Tour. LXS has extraordinary marine biologist from the J Craig Venter Institute & Scripps Institute Of Oceanography who will teach about the carbon cycle, plants and animals and introduce students to the diverse micro world of diatoms, phytoplankton and zooplankton. NEWS 8 meteorologist and environmental reporter Shawn Styles will conduct experiments illustrating how weather patterns form, float a weather balloon, plus teach how our weather impacts San Diego's ecosystems. Also, you'll get behind-the-scenes look at forecasting and reporting the weather on TV! For further information, please contact Jenna Sain at [email protected]
The Padres offer a number of education-based programs that are applicable for grades K-12 and are tailored to a variety of subjects such as science, math, and the arts!
Field Trip Days
SCIENCE EDUCATION DAY
Reinforce the importance of social leadership by having your students engage with Pad Squad & Friar in our Padres Anti-Bullying presentation. This speaking engagement brings the Padres experience to your students with a tailored approach that can integrate any school's anti-bullying message.
Take your classroom, camp, or youth group experience to the next level! Camp Day offers a unique opportunity for kids to enjoy special activities such as a pre-game parade on the outfield warning track and a FriarFit session with Pad Squad & Friar in Park at the Park. For further information, please email us at [email protected].
High School Career Day
Join the Padres for a special pregame "How to Work in Sports" program, led by Padres from office and local Sports Management university leaders! Intended for high school students. For further information, please email us at [email protected]
Are you interested in media/journalism as a potential career? Want to learn about the day-to-day process of media professionals, including in the sports world and with the Padres? Come down to Petco Park for Journalism Night to participate in a pregame Q&A session with Media/Public Relations professionals from the San Diego Community, and enjoy the game afterwards! For further information, please email us at [email protected]
Interested in preventing the "summer slide"? Major League Baseball, the San Diego Padres, and EVERFI have teamed up to create Summer Slugger, a fun, interactive, online course, that uses the game of baseball to help kids from the ages of 8 to 11 maintain their math and literacy skills during summer months.
Theatre Education Night provides San Diego theater students an opportunity to perform at Petco Park, raise money for their Theater programs, and enjoy a night with friends and family! For further information, please contact Joe Galati at [email protected]