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Rockin' Reptiles & Awesome Amphibians

by  National Mississippi River Museum & Aquarium

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Become a herpetologist and explore the world of reptiles and amphibians! Learn about some of their amazing adaptations and the important roles they play in nature. A few live animals will stop by to help us learn!

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About This Program

Cost

By Request: $125.00


Additional programs may be added for a reduced rate. Restrictions may apply.

Length

Programs will consist of 45 minutes of live content, followed by a live question and answer session.


Target Audience

Education: Grade(s) Kindergarten, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, Adult Learners, Homeschool/Family Public Library: Library Patrons

Minimum participants:

1

Maximum participants:

95


Primary Disciplines

STEM, Family & Consumer Science, Mathematics, Sciences, Problem Solving


Program Delivery Mode

Zoom



Booking Information

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For more information contact CILC at (507) 388-3672

Provider's Cancellation Policy

The National Mississippi River Museum & Aquarium requires a two week minimum to cancel or reschedule your program..

About This Provider

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National Mississippi River Museum & Aquarium

Dubuque, IA
United States

The National Mississippi River Museum & Aquarium is located in Dubuque, IA. Part aquarium, part museum, part science center, the River Museum inspires stewardship by creating educational experiences where history and rivers come alive! 


Contact:
Melissa Wersinger
mwersinger@rivermuseum.com
563-557-9545 x213

Program Details

Format

1 - Program starts by introducing the words reptile and amphibian - what makes these animals similar? What makes them different?
2 - Meet an live amphibian
3 - Meet 3 t0 4 live reptiles (usually turtle, lizard and snake)
4 - Discuss how these animals help humans and how we can help these animals
5 - Time for questions

Objectives

Students will be able to contrast reptiles and amphibians.
Students will identify 1 way these animals are helpful to humans.

Standards Alignment

National Standards

Possible Next Generation Science Standards met through this program:

K-LS1-1. Use observations to describe patterns of what plants and animals (including humans) need to survive.

2-LS4-1. Make observations of plants and animals to compare the diversity of life in different habitats.

3-LS4-3. Construct an argument with evidence that in a particular habitat some organisms can survive well, some survive less well, and some cannot survive at all.