Field Trip Programs: Grade 3

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Inspired by Nature: Engineering and Design

Engineering Design: Modeling Solutions to Real World Problems | , , ,

Program type: Field Trip Programs at Hitchcock Center or Off-site

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Cost: per classroom

Students will learn about how natural systems can inform human innovation as they explore the building’s water, waste and energy systems.

 
Habitat Studies

Habitat Studies |

Program type: Field Trip Programs at Hitchcock Center or Off-site

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Cost: per classroom

Just as each neighborhood has its own needs and inhabitants, each habitat has its own animals, plants, and interactions.

 
Insect Investigations

Insect Investigations |

Program type: Field Trip Programs at Hitchcock Center or Off-site

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Cost: per classroom

Students will learn about the science of entomology through a live insect lab, and will collect insects, and their non-insect relatives, in various habitats on our trails.

 
Insect Investigations

Insect Investigations |

Program type: Field Trip Programs on School Grounds

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Cost: per classroom

Students will learn about the science of entomology through a live insect lab, and will collect insects, and their non-insect relatives, in various habitats on our trails.

 

New! Plants and Animals in the Schoolyard |

Program type: Field Trip Programs on School Grounds

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Cost: per classroom

Students will explore the diversity of life on their school grounds by observing, collecting and recording data.

 
Pond Ecosystems

Pond Ecosystems |

Program type: Field Trip Programs at Hitchcock Center or Off-site

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Cost: per classroom
with classroom pre-trip: plus travel fee(s)

Students will collect and observe a diversity of fascinating animals and plants whose adaptations to living in water are truly astonishing.

 
Pond Ecosystems

Pond Ecosystems |

Program type: Field Trip Programs on School Grounds

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Cost: per classroom

Students will collect and observe a diversity of fascinating animals and plants whose adaptations to living in water are truly astonishing.

 
The Forest Ecosystem

The Forest Ecosystem |

Program type: Field Trip Programs at Hitchcock Center or Off-site

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Cost: per classroom

Through a variety of activities, students will learn about plant life cycles, and the energy transfer through the food web from producers to consumers to decomposers.

 
What Do Skulls Tell Us About Animals?

What Do Skulls Tell Us About Animals? |

Program type: Field Trip Programs at Hitchcock Center or Off-site

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Cost: per classroom

Using the Hitchcock Center’s skull and mounted animal collection, students will study the characteristics and adaptations of local animals.

 
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