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Marine Science Classroom Visit

Pre-K - 2, Grade 3 - 5

Student Program:
In-school program
Provided by: Northeastern University Marine Science Center

Our classroom visits cover an introduction to the rocky beach ecosystem and organisms. The instructor will lead students through a discussion of basic classification, while explaining special characteristics and adaptations of major groups of common marine invertebrates.… Read on... »

Metamorphosis

Pre-K - 2, Grade 3 - 5, Grade 6 - 8

Student Program:
Field trip
Provided by: Berkshire Museum

Step into a world of butterflies in Berkshire Museum’s very own butterfly house! Don’t be fooled, these delicate-looking creatures are made to survive! What better way to understand the lifecycles and survival strategies of butterflies than to get up close and… Read on... »

Modeling Molecular Biology

Grade 9 - 12

Teacher Program:
On Site
Provided by: Massachusetts Biotechnology Education Foundation

Learn how to use the MIT Edgerton Center DNA/RNA and Protein Sets to teach cellular processes that are difficult to understand, such as replication, transcription, and translation. Specifically made to be manipulated the models help students kinesthetically learn about DNA, RNA… Read on... »

Mountains and Valleys: The Geology of the Pioneer Valley

Pre-K - 2, Grade 3 - 5, Grade 6 - 8

Student Program:
Field trip
Provided by: Hitchcock Center for the Environment

Discover the stories in the stones around us! The Holyoke Range can tell us much about how the Earth’s crust is shaped. It is a geologically unique area, where we can find evidence of shifting tectonic plates, earthquakes, volcanoes, glaciers, and erosion, all in one… Read on... »

Natural Selection Mystery

Grade 3 - 5, Grade 6 - 8

Student Program:
In-school program
Provided by: Catch the Science Bug

Natural Selection Mystery: This program features the concept of natural selection. Play the role Harriet the hungry Dolphin and her geeky friend Sheldon the Shark to “see” how natural selection can affect a population. Next apply what you learned to solve a real… Read on... »

Naturalist-in-Residence

Pre-K - 2, Grade 3 - 5, Grade 6 - 8

Teacher Program:
On Site
Provided by: Hitchcock Center for the Environment

Our residency programs partner a skilled Hitchcock naturalist with schools to restructure curricula to study local places, solve environmental issues, and use natural areas close to your school for outdoor-oriented, project- and place-based learning. We can custom-design our… Read on... »

Nature Detectives (K-1)

Pre-K - 2

Student Program:
In-school program
Provided by: Mass Audubon's Broad Meadow Brook

Students will learn how to seek out and discover clues in the natural world. A Mass Audubon Educator will teach students to observe and read clues such as tracks, scat, holes, nests and scratch marks, and how to interpret what they mean. Read on... »

Nature Tales: Animal Movements

Pre-K - 2

Student Program:
In-school program
Provided by: Mass Audubon's Blue Hills Trailside Museum

Students examine how and why animals move in different ways: how are their motions different? What body parts are used to move? This 45 minute program features a read-aloud of a high-quality, non-fiction picture book, students handling and investigating touchable natural… Read on... »

Nature Tales: Five Senses

Pre-K - 2

Student Program:
In-school program
Provided by: Mass Audubon's Blue Hills Trailside Museum

Compare an animal's senses to your own and discover how animals use their eyes, ears, noses, and mouths to survive. this 45 minute program features a read-aloud of a high-quality non-fiction picture book, student investigation using touchable natural artifacts, and meeting… Read on... »

Nature Tales: Habitats

Pre-K - 2

Student Program:
In-school program
Provided by: Mass Audubon's Blue Hills Trailside Museum

Animals need many different things to survive. Students will discover some of the most important things for one featured animal. This 45 minute program features a read-aloud of a high-quality informational picture book, investigating an animal's needs using props and… Read on... »