Students break into small groups to visit multiple water quality monitoring stations through which they use the scientific method to determine the health of a watershed. CLICK HERE to view a more detailed outline of the program, standards, and classroom resources.
Days offered: Wednesdays and Fridays
Start time: 9:00am
Program duration: 2.5 hours
Cost: $0 field trip (up to 30 students per class)
Supplemental Activities: Classroom Presentation ($25* for 1 hour); Educational Kit ($15*/week)
Months offered: October – May
*The Classroom Presentation and Educational Kits are designed to deepen the impact of the field trip program. They are highly recommended, but not required. They include activities and resources that might enhance your lessons apart from the field trip.
This program is sponsored in part by Whole Foods Markets.