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Florida
Basic price from
£720
5 nights accom. & travel  for 40 students and 4 staff

Science school trips to Florida

Science school trips to Florida

Orlando, Florida is the perfect destination for students of physics and biology, combining exciting excursions that link to the science KS3 and KS4 curriculum with a great destination for groups wanting to have both an educational trip that links to the curriculum combined with memorable visits to some of Orlando’s greatest theme parks. Science sStudents will be amazed by the Kennedy Space Centre where they will embark on a mission of a lifetime with a shuttle launch experience! A Boggy Creek Airboat Ride gives the opportunity to experience the wetlands and wildlife and your group may even spot the Florida alligator in its natural habitat. Choose from theme parks such as Universal Studios, Islands of Adventure Orlando, Disney’s Magic Kingdom or the Epcot Centre which offers many study opportunities for students including the history of the universe. A science trip to Florida offers a variety of excursions that will enthuse students upon returning to the classroom.

 

Suggested Itinerary

Orlando – GCSE Science, Additional Science, Chemistry, Biology and Physics

Aimed at GCSE science students, this itinerary has been developed in partnership with Equity’s science consultant, an experienced teacher of the subject.

BASIC

  • day
    1

     

    • Flight UK–Florida
    • Arrive and transfer to hotel, free time
  • day
    2

     

    • Disney’s Hollywood Studios
  • day
    3

    Theme: Energy & Waves

    • Disney’s YES Programme
    • Epcot Centre
  • day
    4

    Theme: Earth & Space

    • Kennedy’s Space Centre
    • Wonder Works
  • day
    5

     

    • Disney’s Magic Kingdom
  • day
    6

     

    • Universal Studios Orlando OR Islands of Adventure Park
  • day
    7

    Theme: Environment

    • Boggy Creak Airboat Ride
    • Evening flight home
  • day
    8

     

    • Return to UK

 

Itinerary price from: £1359

Price details

Priced based on:

  • Based on 35 students and 3 teachers / Flights from LON (excl) / 6 nights accom / standard insurance / excursions as per itinerary (incl all relevant transfers).

Price includes:

  • Return international flights
  • Return airport transfers by coach
  • 6 nights' accommodation in a central hotel.
  • Breakfast daily
  • Dinner daily
  • Standard Insurance
  • Coach transfers to excursions
  • Entrance fees to excursions as per itinerary


KEY TOPIC: Particle physics

Energy and waves

        • Disney YES Programme, Epcot Centre, Wonder Works

KEY TOPIC: Earth and space

Earth and Space

        • Kennedy Space Centre, Epcot Centre, Wonder Works

KEY TOPIC: Environment

Environment

        • Epcot Centre, Boggy Creak Airboat Ride

Curriculum Links

Accommodation

Florida Accommodation - Rosen Inn International

Rosen Inn International

  • High standard of accommodation
  • 2 swimming pools

A great option for groups wishing to be close to the attractions of Florida offering exceptional facilities and accommodation standard.

Location: The hotel is located on International Drive and is a short coach journey to Walt Disney World & Universal Studios Orlando.

Facilities:The hotel offers 2 swimming pools, a video arcade games room, lobby gift shop, free Wi-Fi and security patrolling hotel 24-hours daily.

Accommodation: All rooms are en-suite, accommodating up to 4 students per room.

Meals: Full American Breakfast or Buffet Dinner available in house at a supplement.

Florida Accommodation - Rosen Inn Universal

Rosen Inn Universal

  • All rooms are en-suite
  • Video arcade games room

The sister hotel to the Rosen Inn International, this accommodation offers 315 rooms in a location close to Walt Disney and Universal theme parks.

Location: The hotel is located on International Drive and is a short coach journey to Walt Disney World & Universal Studios Orlando.

Facilities:The hotel offers 2 swimming pools, a video arcade games room, lobby gift shop, free Wi-Fi and security patrolling hotel 24-hours daily.

Accommodation: All rooms are en-suite, accommodating up to 4 students per room.

Meals: Full American Breakfast available in house at a supplement.

Quick Tip: This is just a small sample of possible accommodations available. Please contact us for more information.


Subject Specific Excursions

Kennedy Space Centre

A unique chance to tour up close NASA’s launch and landing facilities. Experience interactive simulators, live shows and jaw-dropping encounters with massive rockets.

Disney® YES Programme

Disney Youth Education Series provides hands-on activities for students in applied science and environmental studies using the magic if Disney to reinforce learning.

Disney® Epcot Centre

Epcot is one of the four main Disney parks and is dedicated to technological innovation, different sections of this park are dedicated to different applications include technology and science.

WonderWorks

Students can explore the 'Wonder Zones' that are full of learning exhibits that will challenge the mind and ignite the imagination.

Universal Studios

Go behind the scenes of your favourite movies with a trip to Universal Studios. Recently opened is the Wizarding World of Harry Potter with rides and attractions.

Quick Tip: If you have an excursion in mind which you don't see listed, please get in touch so we can do our best to arrange it for you!

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