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Ponding/Streaming (4 & 5)

 

Region: Central MA
Level: Grade 3 - 5
Program type: Classroom or school assembly program; Field Trip; school hours,

Description: Students will be introduced to wetland habitats, aquatic macro-inverterbrates, and human impacts on freshwater habitats. Students will visit several sites on the sanctuary, collecting and observing animals in these habitats. Primarily the focus will be on vernal pools and a stream.

Topics: Animals, Watershed, Wildlife biology

Aligned to content standards (if any):
Grade 4 LS1, Grade 5 LS1, Grade 5 LS2

Additional information (if any): Can be done at your school if you have an accessible pond.

2 hours

Fee Information: $4.50 per child per hour
Teachers and Chaperones are free.