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Ecosystems of the Vernal Pool

Grade 3 - 5

Student Program:
Field trip
Provided by: Mass Audubon's Moose Hill Wildlife Sanctuary

Explore pool edges for signs of amphibians, study water samples in search of insect larva, and determine what makes up the food chain of this ecosystem. This program is designed to be paired with our "Pond in the Classroom" program. Read on... »

Eggs to Legs

Pre-K - 2, Grade 3 - 5

Student Program:
In-school program
Provided by: Thornton W. Burgess Society

Discover life cycles and physical characteristics of animals which emerge from eggs and grow legs. Students move through stations which include life cycle models, animal artifacts, vocalizations and live animals representing Amphibians, Reptiles, Insects and Birds. Read on... »

Energy Investigations

Grade 3 - 5, Grade 6 - 8

Student Program:
In-school program
Provided by: Hitchcock Center for the Environment

Energy Investigations Energy is both in the news and in the Massachusetts Framework. This award-winning curriculum will help you and your students understand where our energy comes from in Massachusetts and how it is generated. You will explore both renewable and non-renewable… Read on... »

Engineer It!

Grade 3 - 5, Grade 6 - 8, Grade 9 - 12

Student Program:
Field trip
Provided by: Tsongas Industrial History Center

Lowell led the way in engineering and mechanical innovation in early industrial America. Engineers chose certain materials and incorporated simple machines into systems that solved problems to make the Lowell system “work.” Students • Collaborate in teams to… Read on... »

Enviroscape: What to do about Run-off

Grade 3 - 5, Grade 6 - 8

Student Program:
In-school program
Provided by: Nashua River Watershed Association

Hands-on model demonstrates run-off pollution and allows students to create solutions. Read on... »

Estuary on Wheels

Pre-K - 2, Grade 3 - 5

Student Program:
In-school program
Provided by: Lloyd Center for the Environment

Estuary on Wheels is a unique, hands-on program that brings the estuary into your classroom! Students discover first-hand the adaptations of marine organisms by handling and observing live specimens and artifacts such as shells, egg cases, and fish bones. Focusing on habitat and… Read on... »

Expedition Mars- Simulated Space Flight

Grade 6 - 8

Student Program:
In-school program
Provided by: Christa Corrigan McAuliffe Center for Integrated Science Learning

It is the year 2076. Humans have established a permanent settlement on the Martian moon Phobos. Daily space shuttle travels to the Martian surface carrying scientists and engineers who are exploring the surface in search for signs of ancient life. The discovery of frozen… Read on... »

Field Experiences

Pre-K - 2, Grade 3 - 5, Grade 6 - 8, Grade 9 - 12

Student Program:
Field trip
Provided by: New England Aquarium

The Field Experience Program seeks to make school field trips to marine habitats more than “just a day at the beach.” Through a range of possible custom offerings, from day-of support to an integrated Field Experience with pre- and post-visits from Aquarium… Read on... »

Fish 'n' Ships

Grade 6 - 8, Grade 9 - 12

Student Program:
Field trip
Provided by: MIT Museum

Students design, build, and test mechanisms for ship propulsion in this introduction to nature-inspired engineering at MIT. This workshop features examples from MIT research labs and the Museum's Hart Nautical collection and a mini-tour of the Museum's Robots &… Read on... »

Fish Anatomy

Grade 6 - 8, Grade 9 - 12

Student Program:
In-school program
Provided by: New England Aquarium

Students learn about anatomy and gain dissection skills while examining the inside of a fish. Program can take place at the Aquarium or at your school or community center. Read on... »