Animal Adaptations

Observe signs of local wildlife as you explore sanctuary habitats; field, forest and wetland. Investigate adaptations that help animals survive (and thrive) in New England’s changing seasons, changing climate and varied ecosystems. Please choose one of the following: mammals, birds, reptiles and amphibians, or insects.

Program Location:

Drumlin Farm, Lincoln

Grades:

4, 5, 6

Price:

  • 2 hour program: $10.50/student3 hour program: $12.00/student4 hour program: $14.00/student1 free adult chaperone/12 students

Curriculum Frameworks:

4-LS1-1 - From Molecules to Organisms--Structures and Processes - animal/plant, internal/external structures
5-LS2-1 - Ecosystems--Interactions, Energy, and Dynamics - movement of matter through food web
5-PS3-1 - energy - energy transfer in animals
6-MS-LS4-2 - Biological Evolution--Unity and Diversity - anatomical evidence for evolution

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