Skate World

 
Skate World is a family-run skating rink that keeps its tradition alive with new renovations. LED lighting, a modern sound system, & new paint and carpeting have brought the rink into the 21st century. Groups can book a great party package to get some exclusive skating time with a live DJ, games and prizes, refreshments, party favors, glowing fun, and all kinds of other extras for their visit. Skate World also has skating lessons, and educational school field trip and scout skating events!
 
 
Contact Info
Address: 911 North Lake Parker Ave., Lakeland, FL 33801. Polk County.
 
Tel: 863-687-6447.
 
 
 
Hrs: Vary.
 
SCHOOLS 
For a day of STEM learning, reserve a field trip led by a professional educator. Students can learn about the shape, physics, and construction of roller skates and the rink surface; and try designing their own. They can also learn about the rink's light and sound systems and explore concepts like light waves, sound waves, beats, and acoustics; practice math and geometry concepts with the skating rink; and learn about heart rate, fitness, and skating as a healthy activity. Field trips include 1 hour of hands-on learning, and 2 hours of skating time.
 
Make your reservation online. Book your STEM Field Trip!
 
Contact Info
Contact: 863-687-6447.
 
Trip Info 
Grade Level: K-12th.
 
Group Size: Varies.
 
Activity Type: Day Trips, Guided Activities.
 
Recomm. Length of Visit: 2-3 hours.
 
Recomm. Ratio of Students to Staff: Varies.
 
Registration: Online.
 
Food Options: Available for purchase.
 
Cost: Fee.
 
SUPPORTS CLASSROOM LEARNING IN: Physical Education, STEM.
Topics Covered: fitness, mathematics, physics, science, skating, stem.

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