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.

Weather vs Climate Field Trip

Through activities and games explore the difference between weather and climate, and why its important for our municipalities to have a plan and be more prepared for managing storms. Learn how it impacts the land, and visit our wetlands to explore how preserving them benefits our local community.

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:

6, 7, 8

Price:

See the Southeast Regional School Brochure for updated pricing.

Learning Standards Supported:

  • 6-MS-ETS1-5 (MA) - Engineering Design - visual representation of design solution

  • 7-MS-ESS2-4 - Earth's Systems - solar radiation/gravity drive water cycle

  • 7-MS-ESS3-4 - Earth and Human Activity - technological mitigation in resource use

  • 8-MS-ESS2-5 - Earth's Systems - patterns in air mass interactions

  • 8-MS-ESS3-5 - Earth and Human Activity - human activities and global temperatures

Contact:

For more information email us - [email protected].