FIELD TRIPS BY GRADE LEVEL

 

Solar Stroll

6.E.1.1 Explain how the relative motion and relative position of the sun, Earth and moon affect the seasons, tides, phases of the moon, and eclipses.

6.E.1.2 Explain why Earth sustains life while other planets do not based on their properties (including types of surface, atmosphere and gravitational force) and location to the Sun.

Trail Hike

6.L.2.1 Summarize how energy derived from the sun is used by plants to produce sugars (photosynthesis) and is transferred within food chains and food webs (terrestrial and aquatic) from producers to consumers to decomposers.

Mallard, Mallard, Merganser

7.L.2 Understand the relationship of the mechanisms of cellular reproduction, patterns of inheritance and external factors to potential variation among offspring.

Learning in the Garden

6.L.1.1 Summarize the basic structures and functions of flowering plants required for survival, reproduction and defense.

6.L.1.2 Explain the significance of the processes of photosynthesis, respiration, and transpiration to the survival of green plants and other organisms.

6.L.2.1 Summarize how energy derived from the sun is used by plants to produce sugars (photosynthesis) and is transferred within food chains and food webs (terrestrial and aquatic) from producers to consumers to decomposers.

Greenville:                           Closed for Renovations

Contentnea Creek:     Monday—Sunday,   9am—5pm

Downtown Raleigh:    Monday—Saturday, 9am—5pm                                                                           Sunday, 12pm—5pm

Prairie Ridge:               Monday—Saturday, 9am—4:30pm                                                                       Sunday, 12pm—4:30pm

Whiteville:                    Tuesday—Saturday, 9am—5pm

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