2 HRS, Grades 2-4, offered in the Spring and Fall
- Animal Signs Pre-Visit Information and Activities
- NYSED Standards Met
Standard 1, Inquiry Key Idea 1
Standard 4, Key Idea 1, 3, 4, 6, 7
Standard 6, Key Idea 3
Earth Science: Standard 2, Key Idea 2
An introduction to some New York State wildlife and their habitats. Students search for "clues" such as footprints, gnawings, holes, or nests, and use these clues to learn about the life requirements and interrelationships of local wildlife. Seasonal changes in behavior are explored. Hands-on activities and natural objects illustrate wildlife adaptations.