Pond Animals, Grade 1

Many animals call the pond home, but how do they survive in this wet world? Working together the students will discover how certain physical adaptations help these creatures survive through the exploration of turtle shells and pond animal models.


Program Location(s):

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  • On-Cape Schools: $100/hour/naturalist

    Off-Cape Schools: $110/hour/naturalist

    Naturalist to participant ratio is 1:20

Curriculum Frameworks:

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
1-LS3-1 - Heredity--Inheritance and Variation of Traits - sim./diff. among indiv. plant/animal

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