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Woman holding binoculars Join today and get outside at one of our 60+ wildlife sanctuaries.
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Habitats Introduction

Students will explore several habitats such as forests, meadows, vernal pools, or stream habitats, and compare the plant and animal communities found in each.

Discover the connections between plants and animals as you search for food and shelter sources and learn how changes to a habitat can impact the species that live there.

Locations: Any Central wildlife sanctuary, your schoolyard, or a suitable community greenspace.

Program Location(s):

  • Wachusett Meadow, Princeton

  • Your school or other location

Grades:

Pre K, K, 1, 2

Price:

Please see brochure

Learning Standards Supported:

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

  • K-LS1-1 - From Molecules to Organisms--Structures and Processes - where animals and plants get food

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

Contact:

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