Education

Animal Detectives

Location: 
Museum of Natural Sciences
Dates Available: 
October 1, 2014 - January 30, 2015
Times Available: 
Tuesday-Friday, 10am, 11am, & 12pm
Type of School: 
Home School,
Private,
Public
Grade Level: 
4th Grade,
5th Grade
Class Size: 
minimum 8, maximum 30
Month: 
May,
October,
November,
December
Requirements: 
Must register for program at least four weeks in advance of your group's visit.
Fee: 
$50 per program

Why do some animals have slimy skin or webbed feet?  Working in teams, students use observation skills and field guides to identify live North Carolina animals and investigate what special adaptations they have for survival.  Students will share their findings with classmates.

Science Curriculum Correlation(s): 4.L.1

Chaperone Guide: Animal Detectives (PDF)

Scheduling information: Scheduling for the 2014–2015 school year begins Wednesday, August 13, 2014. You must register for programs at least four weeks in advance of your group's visit. To schedule this program, contact the Angela Tramontelli, Scheduling Assistant at 919.707.8860 or submit an online Scheduling Request Form (available 8/13/14).
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