Cycle of Life Discovery Tour

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Overview

Do you look like your parents? Do you eat the same things they do? Why is that? Explore how diverse organisms change as they grow and develop, and which ones are just like their parents. Food webs are good for more than just who eats who, find out how all life works together! (Previously Habitats & Their Inhabitants)

Stations

  • life cycles in nature
  • life cycle matching
  • biodiversity intro
  • biodiversity hunt

Standards

NGSS: 1-LS3-1, 2-LS4-1

Details

  • Live Animals: Yes
  • Duration: 1.5 hours
  • Minimum number of students: 15
  • Maximum number of students*: 125 students at the Museum, 25 per small group with Museum Educator
  • Intended Grade Level: 1-3
  • Price*: $10 per participant/student
  • Location: at DelMNS

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TRAIT-astic Mobile Museum

Overview

Have you ever wondered why you look the way you do? What about why some plants are big while others are small? Or even why birds have all different colors of feathers? We will come to you with some hands-on activities/games to explore these possibilities.

Possible Activities (at the educators discretion)

  • What is a TRAIT?
  • Birds of Paradise images and information

Standards

NGSS: 1-LS3-1, 2-LS4-1, 3-LS4-3, 3-LS4-4

Details

  • Live Animals: No
  • Duration: 1.5 hours recommended
  • Minimum number of students: 10
  • Maximum number of students: 30 per session at your school/organization
  • Intended Grade Level: PreK-5
  • Price: $150 for one program; $140 for two programs; $125 for three or more programs.
    For destinations more than 25 miles away from the museum one-way, an additional cost will be incurred.
  • Location: at your site