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Wetlands & The Water Cycle In Class

Students will participate in group activities and learn what makes a wetland, a wetland. They will describe and compare the different types of wetlands found in MA and how they benefit people and our communities. This lesson will include a lesson on the water cycle and how water flows and gathers over land.

Program Location(s):

  • Your school or other location

  • Offered in Southeast Massachusetts

Grades:

2, 3, 4, 5

Price:

See the Southeast Regional School Brochure for updated pricing.

Learning Standards Supported:

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

  • 2-ESS2-2 - Earth's Systems - map area's landforms and water bodies

  • 3-LS3-2 - Heredity--Inheritance and Variation of Traits - inhereted/env. influnced characteristics

  • 4-ESS1-1 - Earth's Place in the Universe - erosion and deposition shapes landscape

  • 5-ESS2-1 - Earth's Systems - water cycle model

  • 5-ESS2-2 - Earth's Systems - salt:fresh water ratio in biosphere

Contact:

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