Salt Marsh, Grades 2

In this introduction to the salt marsh and its inhabitants, students will use their senses as they smell salt marsh peat, observe live creatures, and touch different specimens. Through their observation, student will come to understand how important this habitat is!

Program Location(s):

Wellfleet Bay, Wellfleet
Your school or other location

Grades:

2

Price:

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

    Off-Cape Schools: $110/hour/naturalist
    $130/hour/research staff

    Naturalist to participant ratio is 1:20

Curriculum Frameworks:

2-ESS2-4 (MA) - Earth's Systems - observe how wind/water shape landforms
2-LS2-3 (MA) - Ecosystems--Interactions, Energy, and Dynamics - how plant/animals depend on surroundings

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