How to Catch a Fish at Maritime Gloucester
Maritime Gloucester invites kids in pre-k through first grade to a vacation week session about How Fishermen Catch Fish - part of a week full of educational sessions during February vacation! How do fisherman catch fish? How do you target a certain a type of fish when fishing? Using different types of gear fishermen can target unique species and different marine habitats.
Using a variety of materials, from pipe cleaners to pompoms, children will build their own fishing gear. They will then test their creations by attempting to catch different types of plastic fish from a model ocean. A story about fishing will also be read, and models of local fish species will be viewed.
- For kids in Pre-k through 1st Grade
- Attendees must be accompanied by a parent/guardian