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.
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.
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Wonder Walk

Go on a gentle exploration of wildlife sanctuary trails or your schoolyard. We'll use our senses to sniff a smelly plant, find something with gentle prickles, contrast colors in nature, and listen to the sound of the wind or birds singing. Learn to use a magnifier or other introductory observation tools.Young children will become more familiar and comfortable with nature in this friendly introductory program.

Locations: Your schoolyard, Broad Meadow Brook, or Wachusett Meadow

Program Location(s):

  • Broad Meadow Brook, Worcester

  • Your school or other location

Grades:

Pre K, K, 1

Price:

Please see brochure

Learning Standards Supported:

  • PreK-ESS2-2 (MA) - Earth's Systems - observe/classify (non)living materials

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

  • PreK-LS2-3 (MA) - Ecosystems--Interactions, Energy, and Dynamics - local plants/animals interdependence

  • 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

  • 1-LS1-2 - From Molecules to Organisms--Structures and Processes - animal behavior effects survival

Contact:

For more information email us - [email protected].