School Program | Energy Flow in Ecosystems

Students will explore the living and nonliving factors that make up our local ecosystems. We will sample and observe organisms and gather data to model the flow of energy and the cycling of matter.

Program Location(s):

Ipswich River, Topsfield


5, 6, 7


  • 2 hours: $10.25/person,
    2.5 hours: $11.25/person.

    One adult per field group of students may attend at no charge.

    Group price for 10 or fewer participants-- 2 hours: $145, 2.5 hours: $155.

Curriculum Frameworks:

5-LS1-1 - From Molecules to Organisms--Structures and Processes - plants use of air, water, energy
5-LS2-1 - Ecosystems--Interactions, Energy, and Dynamics - movement of matter through food web

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