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Two kids running in the snow. We all need nature—and nature needs you. Together, we can protect the wildlife and wild lands of Massachusetts for generations to come. Make a tax-deductible donation today.
Monarch caterpillar

Animal Stories: Bees, Ladybugs or Night and Day Animals

Select one of these topics or book the entire series:

Bees: Learn about bees and the importance of pollinators through a story and group role play. Make a bee-related craft and then perform the ‘;bee dance’ to tell the other bees where the nectar is.Once we learn how to protect our food-makers, bees won’tseem so scary!

Ladybugs: Listen to a story, sing songs, and participate in finger plays as you learn about the life history of the ladybug. Examine ladybug patterns, then create your own wearable ladybug.

Night & Day Animals: Listen to a story, then make an animal craft to use in a game. Using flannel board characters, learn about the nocturnal and diurnal animals of the forest.

Locations: This program may take place at your school, Broad Meadow Brook, or Wachusett Meadow

Program Location(s):

  • Broad Meadow Brook, Worcester

  • Your school or other location

Grades:

Pre K, K

Price:

Please see brochure. This program can be done as a single program or as a series.

Learning Standards Supported:

  • PreK-LS2-2 (MA) - Ecosystems--Interactions, Energy, and Dynamics - how familiar plant/animals meet needs

  • K-LS1-2 (MA) - From Molecules to Organisms--Structures and Processes - plants/animals, grow/change over time

Contact:

For more information email us - [email protected].