Students will discover how the rock cycle impacts habitats and learn through demonstration how both gradual (changes over time) and sudden (natural disasters) changes can have lasting effects. Using a interactive natural resources game, students will experience what impact human and other environmental factors also have. Program includes an exploratory walk and outdoor activity, weather permitting.
Standard 2: Topic A, Indicator 1; Topic B, Indicator 1
Standard 3: Topic A, Indicator 1; Topic B, Indicator 2 and 3; Topic C, Indicator 1
Standard 4: Topic A, Indicator 1; Topic E, Indicator 1
Standard 5: Topic A and B
Standard 6: Topic A, Indicator 1; Topic B, Indicator 1; Topic C, Indicator 1
Standard 7: Topic B, Indicator 1; Topic E, Indicator 1
Standard 8: Topic B, Indicator 1
This program is available as an in-school presentation. These include: live animal presentations and interactive nature activities. The program fee will include the cost of the program plus a $50 transportation fee.
Call the Park Naturalist at 301-600-2050 to discuss any program content or to create a program specifically for your class.