School Program | Plants Around Us

Students visit different ecosystems to carefully investigate the plants they find. Through hands-on activities, students will observe the parts of a plant, learn what plants need to survive, and how they compete with each other.

Program Location(s):

Ipswich River, Topsfield

Grades:

K, 1, 2

Price:

  • 1 1/2 hours: $9.75/person,
    2 hours: $10.25/person.

    One adult per subgroup of students may attend at no charge.

    Group price for 10 or fewer participants-- 1.5 hours: $135, 2 hours: $145.

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-LS1-1 - From Molecules to Organisms--Structures and Processes - function of plant/animal body parts
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.

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