Playland Skate Center

 
Lace up your skates and get ready to glide at Playland Skate Center’s extra large 27,500-square-foot skating facility in Austin! Groups will have a blast as they skate alongside their peers with an impressive light show, fog machine, and state-of-the-art sound system playing a diverse range of music. Field trip packages include skate rentals, skate mates for beginners, and unlimited time in the Playscape. Groups can also choose receive a lesson based on our STEM Program. We can accommodate 50-250 guests! Book a trip for the whole grade!
 
 
Contact Info
Address: 8822 McCann Dr., Austin, TX 78757. Travis County. 
Tel: 512-452-1901. 
Hrs: Vary.
 
SCHOOLS
Combine skating fun with STEM learning at Playland Skate Center! Private and public school students will learn all about the science of motion in relation to skating during the skate center’s interactive STEM field trip program. Skate and game time follow STEM lessons. Space is available for events such as school sports team parties and end-of-school-year celebrations. Learn more.
 
Contact Info
 
Trip Info 
Grade Level: All grades. 
Group Size: 250 maximum.
Activity Type: Day Trips, Guided Activities, Self-Guided Activities. 
Recomm. Length of Visit: Varies. 2-3 hours.  
Registration: Phone, Email.
Cost: Fee. 
 
Supports Classroom Learning In: STEM, Physical Education.
Topics Covered: Science, math, Newton’s Three Laws of Motion.
 
 
HOMESCHOOL
Homeschool groups are welcome to enjoy physical education and learn STEM concepts through skating at Playland Skate Center. Before playing fun games and trying their best moves out on the rink, homeschoolers will receive a lesson on skating and the laws of motion. Learn more.
 
Contact Info
 
Trip Info 
Grade Level: All grades. 
Group Size: 250 maximum.
Activity Type: Day Trips, Guided Activities, Self-Guided Activities. 
Recomm. Length of Visit: Varies. 2-3 hours.  
Registration: Phone, Email.
Cost: Fee. 
 
Supports Classroom Learning In: STEM, Physical Education.
Topics Covered: Science, math, Newton’s Three Laws of Motion.

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