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Insect Safari

Grade 3 - 5

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

Students will learn how insects are classified when they sing our "Insect Song." After investigating the forest and field edges in search of insects, students will place each insect in the food chain. Students will enjoy a relay game while learning about different… Read on... »

Intertidal Ecology

Grade 6 - 8, Grade 9 - 12

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

Students explore cornerstones of ecological theory through interactions with intertidal live organisms and math. Focusing on student involvement, this program helps students gain understanding on topics such as niche theory, intertidal zonation and animal identification. Read on... »

Invisible Forces: Electricity and Magnetism

Grade 3 - 5, Grade 6 - 8

Student Program:
Field trip
Provided by: Ecotarium

What causes static electricity? What makes a magnet? How is lightning formed? Why do the lights go on and off with the flick of a switch? How is current electricity generated? Are magnetic and electrical forces related? Explore the answers to these questions and more… Read on... »

K-12 School Field Trips

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

Student Program:
Field trip
Provided by: Northeastern University Center for STEM Education

Northeastern University is proud to offer Field Trip experiences for upper-elementary, middle school, and high school Boston Public School classes. Teachers interested in bringing their class(es) to Northeastern for a Friday STEM Field Trip event should email Daniel Sullivan at… Read on... »

Landforms of New England

Grade 6 - 8

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

Bring earth science to life for your students as they see first-hand how glaciers have marked the New England landscape of Moose Hill. Stand atop an esker while you imagine a river passing under ice. Climb to the summit to observe exposed bedrock, striations, and evidence of… Read on... »

Learning about Whales

Pre-K - 2, Grade 3 - 5

Student Program:
Field trip
Provided by: New Bedford Whaling Museum

Learning about Whales is a grade 2&3 program that emphasizes whale biology and behavior. The program includes a hands-on tour of the museum with the opportunity to hold real baleen and whale teeth and smell real whale oil, a mapping exercise in which the students follow the… Read on... »

LIfe in a Pond

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

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

A pond has much more than frogs and fish. It demonstrates a beautiful web of life from algae and microscopic organisms to insect larvae and amphibians. We will use our limnology lab to practice techniques for observing small aquatic creatures and learning about their unique… Read on... »

Lighting the Way with Wind and Solar: Pathways to a Sustainable Energy Future

Grade 6 - 8, Grade 9 - 12

Teacher Program:
On Site
Provided by: Museum Institute for Teaching Science (MITS, Inc.)

Lighting the Way with Wind and Solar: Pathways to a Sustainable Energy Future A two-day sustainable energy workshop for middle and high school educators Connect with scientists and educators from the Museum Institute for Teaching Science and Mass Audubon, gain an… Read on... »

Live Animal Inquiry

Pre-K - 2, Grade 3 - 5

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

Live Animal Inquiry Inquiry is the natural way we find things out about our environment and our relationship to it. It involves making observations, asking questions, and investigating those questions. In this exciting lesson, students will carry out an inquiry investigation… Read on... »

Lydia the Limulus

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

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

Lydia is an anatomically correct 3-foot, replica of a horseshoe crab. An animated hands-on guided tour through the internal organs of this model enables students to learn about complex biological concepts in an interactive setting. Students will also discover the history of the… Read on... »