Winter Detectives

(December - March) Investigate adaptations that plants, animals, and humans use to survive winter. Learn about survival strategies including hibernation, migration, brumation, dormancy and staying active as we search for animal tracks and signs.

Program Location:

Drumlin Farm, Lincoln

Grades:

1, 2, 3

Price:

  • 2 hour program: $10.00/student3 hour program: $12.00/student4 hour program: $14.00/student

Curriculum Frameworks:

1-ESS1-2 - Earth's Place in the Universe - id relationships among seasonal patterns
1-LS1-1 - From Molecules to Organisms--Structures and Processes - function of plant/animal body parts
1-LS1-2 - From Molecules to Organisms--Structures and Processes - animal behavior effects survival
2-LS2-3 (MA) - Ecosystems--Interactions, Energy, and Dynamics - how plant/animals depend on surroundings
2-LS4-1 - Biological Evolution--Unity and Diversity - observe/compare living things diff. env.
3-LS1-1 - From Molecules to Organisms--Structures and Processes - life cycles
3-LS4-3 - Biological Evolution--Unity and Diversity - env. constraints on organisms survival

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