Pepperweed Mapping for Middle School Students

In this program, participants will visit a site where perennial pepperweed is located. They will learn to recognize it in the field. They will learn to use a gps unit or an app on their phone to record the location of the pepperweed. Participants will learn to fill out data sheet.

Program Location(s):

Your school or other location

Grades:

6, 7, 8

Price:

  • Grant funded or $125 per contact hour.

Curriculum Frameworks:

7-MS-ESS3-4 - Earth and Human Activity - technological mitigation in resource use
7-MS-LS2-2 - Ecosystems--Interactions, Energy, and Dynamics - competition/predation/parasitism/etc.
7-MS-LS2-4 - Ecosystems--Interactions, Energy, and Dynamics - ecosystem disruptions can shift pop.
7-MS-LS2-5 - Ecosystems--Interactions, Energy, and Dynamics - designs for protecting an ecosystem
7-MS-LS2-6 (MA) - Ecosystems--Interactions, Energy, and Dynamics - biodiversity limit resources for humans

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