Turtles

 Felix Neck brings live native turtles into the classroom which provides an opportunity for students to learn about the unique characteristics of reptiles and how they meet their basic needs for survival. This program also emphasizes actions that children can take to protect these animals.

Program Location(s):

Felix Neck, Martha's Vineyard
Your school or other location

Grades:

K, 1

Curriculum Frameworks:

K-LS1-1 - From Molecules to Organisms--Structures and Processes - where animals and plants get food
K-LS1-2 (MA) - From Molecules to Organisms--Structures and Processes - plants/animals, grow/change over time
1-LS1-2 - From Molecules to Organisms--Structures and Processes - animal behavior effects survival
1-LS3-1 - Heredity--Inheritance and Variation of Traits - sim./diff. among indiv. plant/animal

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