Carolina Harbor

Whether your group is looking for something fun, educational, or both, Carolina Harbor is the place to visit for school and scout field trips! During the spring, the amusement park offers special days like Marketing Day, Engineering Day, and Leadership Day, where groups will learn how you sell something that will make consumers scream, the physics of the rides, and public speaking and decision making skills. Groups may also visit the Boomerang Bay water park, scream on thrill rides, and marvel at Dinosaurs Alive!- an interactive area with exhibits based on real fossil evidence. 

Contact Info:
Address: 14523 Carowinds Boulevard, Charlotte, NC 28273. Mecklenburg County. Tel: 704-588-2600. Web: www.carowinds.com. Email: youthsales@carowinds.com. Hrs: Vary.

Trip Info:
Grade Level: All grades. Activity Type: Day Trips, Self-Guided Activities, Guided Activities, Performances, Self-Guided Tours, Guided Tours. Recomm. Length of Visit: 3 hours. Cost: Fee.
 
 
SUPPORTS CLASSROOM LEARNING IN: STEM, Language Arts.
SUPPORTS SCOUT BADGES IN: Life Skills, STEM. 

Lesson Plan To Enrich This Class Trip

Amusement Park Lesson Plan

Which horses on a carousel move the fastest: the ones on the inside or the ones on the outside? Does a roller coaster have an engine? Amusement park rides can give a fun glimpse into the physics needed to make them work. You'll find physics can be pretty amusing!... Continue