Education

What Lives Here

Location: 
Prairie Ridge
Dates Available: 
September, October 2014 & April, May 2015
Times Available: 
Thursdays, 10:00am–11:30am.
Type of School: 
Home School,
Private,
Public
Grade Level: 
1st Grade
Class Size: 
minimum 8, maximum 30
Month: 
April,
May,
September,
October
Requirements: 
Must register for program at least two weeks in advance of your group's visit.
Fee: 
Programs cost $50 per class and run 60 minutes unless otherwise noted.

Explore the prairie and its woodland edge looking for signs of life. Take an up-close look at the smaller creatures from the pond. We will see how ech environment meets the needs of the animals that live here.

Located off Reedy Creek Road, Prairie Ridge Ecostation has 45 acres of Piedmont prairie, forest, ponds, a stream and sustainable building features integrated with a wildlife-friendly landscape.

Programs can usually accommodate one or two classes which can be done simultaneously. As intrepid explorers, please be prepared with adequate provisions and apparel for any weather.

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

Scheduling information: To schedule a program at Prairie Ridge Ecostation, contact Kim Smart, Natural Sciences Educator, at 919.707.8880.

 

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