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.

Life Cycles & The Seasons Field Trip

Take simple weather measurements and predict a forecast. Explore how the land, communities of people, and local wildlife respond to short term weather events and longer-term seasonal patterns. Hike the sanctuary during the Fall, Winter or Spring with your students depending on your curriculum.

This field trip is available at all of our South East Sanctuaries which include Allen's Pond, North River, Oak Knoll, and Tidmarsh Wildlife Sanctuaries.

Program Location(s):

  • Tidmarsh, Plymouth

Grades:

1, 2, 3, 4

Price:

See the Southeast Regional School Brochure for updated pricing.

Learning Standards Supported:

  • 1-ESS1-2 - Earth's Place in the Universe - id relationships among seasonal patterns

  • 2-ESS2-1 - Earth's Systems - wind/water's effect on land

  • 2-LS2-3 (MA) - Ecosystems--Interactions, Energy, and Dynamics - how plant/animals depend on surroundings

  • 3-ESS2-1 - Earth's Systems - use graphs to predict seasonal weather

  • 3-LS1-1 - From Molecules to Organisms--Structures and Processes - life cycles

  • 4-LS1-1 - From Molecules to Organisms--Structures and Processes - animal/plant, internal/external structures

Contact:

For more information email us - [email protected].