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Mussels, snakes and beavers; each species has a niche or role in the environment. Through the use of pelts and other hands-on items, participants will explore animals that call the Mississippi River home!

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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, Homeschool/Family Public Library: Library Patrons

Minimum participants:

1

Maximum participants:

95


Primary Disciplines

STEM, Sciences, Problem Solving


Program Delivery Mode

Zoom



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Provider's Cancellation Policy

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

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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 beings by introducing the MIssissippi Watershed and what habitats it has
2 - Using a combination of furs, wings, bones and live animals we will discuss mammals, birds, reptiles and amphibians that live in the watershed.
3 - Time for questions

Objectives

Students will be able to name 3 animals that live in the Mississippi River watershed
Students will be able to discuss the adaptations of one animal that they met during the program.

Standards Alignment

National Standards

Possible Next Generation Science Standards met through this program:

4-LS1-1. Construct an argument that plants and animals have internal and external structures that function to support survival, growth, behavior, and reproduction.

5-LS1-1. Support an argument that plants get the materials they need for growth chiefly from air and water.