Washington Harbour Ice Rink

Give your students an experience to remember at the Washington Harbour Ice Rink, DC's largest outdoor ice skating venue, which provides an unbeatable view of the Potomac River. Every year, The Washington Harbour Ice Rink transforms from a picturesque fountain into a recreational ice skating rink. School events include private ice time, skate rental for up to 200 people, and skate instruction for an additional charge. Instruction stresses a skating environment that is exciting, rewarding, safe, and fun. College students can enjoy the College Night Skate each Thursday and receive a discounted admission.

Contact Info
Address: 3050 K Street NW, Washington, DC 20007. District of Columbia. Tel: 202-706-7666. Website: www.thewashingtonharbour.com/ice-skating. Hrs: Vary.

Trip Info
Grade Level: All grades. Activity Type: Day Trips, Guided Activities, Self-Guided Activities. Recomm. Length of Visit: 2 hrs. Cost: Fee.

SUPPORTS CLASSROOM LEARNING IN: Physical Education.
SUPPORTS SCOUT BADGES IN: Physical Education.

Lesson Plan To Enrich This Class Trip

Ice and Roller Skating Lesson Plan

How are skaters able to jump from one skate, rotate their bodies three times, and land on their other skate, all while gliding on ice? How do skaters balance themselves on four-wheeled skates as they slide on oiled wood floors? The laws of physics rule the world of skating. Physics determines how a skater moves, how and when they stop, and even if they collide. ... Continue