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Homes are Habitats

 

Region: Boston
Level: Pre-K - 2
Program type: Field Trip;

Description: During this engaging program students will listen to a guided imagery story while sitting in a natural setting; learn the life cycle of a bird through imaginary play and determine what makes a good home for specific native animals as they explore and compare the resources available in forest and field habitats.

Topics: Animals, Birds

Aligned to content standards (if any):
PreK LS1, PreK LS3, Grade 4 PS3

Additional information (if any):

This program can be taught as a ninety-minutes or two-hours long. Significant savings are offered when you select a second program to create a full-day of hands-on learning at Moose Hill. This program combines well with Senses Galore, Tree-mendous and Indian Pathways. Because of our large trail system and full-day option, we can serve up to 130 students for many programs. We provide a ratio of one Moose Hill teacher-naturalist to 12 to 14 students.

Fee Information: $7.50 per child; $7.50 per adult.
This 2-hour program may be combined with another program to create a full-day of hands-on learning. Full day programs are offered at a significant savings. Full day rates start at $11.50 per student and depend upon the programs selected. We provide a ratio of one Moose Hill teacher naturalist per 12 to 14 students. We can serve up to 130 students for full day programs. One adult (teacher or chaperone) is free for every 6 students; additional adults are charged the student rate. The minimum fee is based on 10 participants per Moose Hill teacher naturalist scheduled for your program. Contact the Moose Hill education coordinator to learn more and to schedule your program.