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Climate and Changing Ecosystems - Virtual

Climate and Changing Ecosystems - Virtual

Virtual Experience Streamed Live from the Cumming Nature Center

Explore how changing weather patterns over time create climate, and the affects of changing climates on ecosystems past, present, and future. Analyze the various contributions to greenhouse gases we are currently producing.

Format:
RMSC sends Zoom link to the teacher. The teacher co-hosts Zoom and manages the participants.

Requirements:
Computer or Smart Device to connect to internet, Zoom, webcam & microphone; Projector and external speakers needed in the classroom.

Subjects: Life Science
Program Type: Interactive Show/Assembly at Your School
NYS Standards:

  • 5-LS2-1 Develop a model to describe the movement of matter among plants (producers), animals (consumers), decomposers, and the environment.
  • 5-ESS3-1 Obtain and combine information about ways individual communities use science ideas to protect Earth’s resources and environment.
  • MS-LS2-1 Analyze and interpret data to provide evidence for the effects of resource availability on organisms and populations of organisms in an ecosystem.
  • MS-LS2-4 Construct an argument supported by empirical evidence that changes to physical or biological components of an ecosystem affect populations.
  • MS-LS1-5 Construct a scientific explanation based on evidence for how environmental and genetic factors influence the growth of organisms.


Where is it?

Virtual

When is it?

Days Available: Tuesday, Wednesday
Start Date: 01/01/2021
Program Length: 50 min.

Who Should Attend?

Grades: 5th Grade, 6th Grade, 7th Grade, 8th Grade, 9th Grade, 10th Grade
Minimum Attendence: 12
Maximum Attendence: 30

How Much Does It Cost?

Cost: Price Per Session: 1-30 students, $100

How To Book?

Call: 585.697.1942
Reservation Timeframe: 2 Wks

Need More Information?

Name: Member & Visitor Services
Phone: 585.697.1942


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