Your Place: Outreach Programs
(Programs 45 Minutes to 1 Hour)
Green Plants Grow
Hear a wonderful tale of a tricky rabbit and a lazy bear while discovering a plant’s parts and what plants need to grow.
Earth materials, living & non-living, plant parts; L.OL.00.11, L.OL.00.12, E.SE.00.11
Habitat for Squirrels
Explore what animals need to live through a study of this common animal.
Animal needs, habitat, Michigan squirrels, living, non-living; L.OL.00.11, L.OL.00.12
Bones to Stones
We know that rocks are non-living things, but how did that animal’s body get stuck in that rock? Explore fossils and see how they rock!
Living & non-living, fossils, earth history; L.OL.00.12
Become familiar with some common backyard animals.
Animal needs, living & non-living, L.OL.00.11, L.OL.00.12
A Sense of Nature
Investigate many of nature’s wonders with your five senses.
Living & non-living, observation, senses, L.OL.00.12
Into the Woods with Little Owl
Hear the story of a young owl. Learn what animals big and small need to survive. Meet a live owl. This is an indoor program.
Adaptations, physical features, animal needs, adult & young stages, L.OL.03.32, L.OL.03.42, L.HE.01.11, L.HE.01.12, L.OL.00.12, L.OL.01.13, L.EV.03.12