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Landforms & Forest Ecology In Class

Explore the life cycle of the forest and how living things respond to changes through structure and behavior. Look at foliage characteristics and plant adaptations to determine biodiversity. Discuss how plate tectonics or glaciers have shaped the forests we now explore.

Program Location(s):

  • Your school or other location

  • Offered in Southeast Massachusetts

Grades:

6, 7, 8

Price:

See the Southeast Regional School Brochure for updated pricing.

Learning Standards Supported:

  • 6-MS-ESS1-4 - Earth's Place in the Universe - aging rock layers and index fossils

  • 6-MS-ESS2-3 - Earth's Systems - geologic evidence for plate techtonics

  • 7-MS-ESS3-2 - Earth and Human Activity - geologic evidence in disaster forcasting

  • 7-MS-LS2-3 - Ecosystems--Interactions, Energy, and Dynamics - matter and energy cycling

  • 8-MS-ESS2-1 - Earth's Systems - Earth's interior convection/rock cycle

Contact:

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