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Schoolyard Explorations

Grade levels: Kindergarten, 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th, Biology 1, Biology 2, Environmental Science, Ecology , Scientific Research

Topics: Ecosystems and Biodiversity, Science Practices 

Languages: English, Spanish

Interdisciplinary: Yes

Disciplinary Core Idea

The basic schoolyard exploration can guide student-led observation, writing, and reflection. Any outdoor space in your school will work. A shaded area under a tree, a courtyard, a grassy area, or a specific outdoor classroom.


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