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RMSC DELIVERS: Insects - Virtual

RMSC DELIVERS: Insects - Virtual

Virtual Experience Streamed Live from the Science Museum

This fun, interactive program will get your class buzzing about insects. Students will take on the role of dragonflies, bees, crickets, and other insects, as they learn about insect anatomy, eating habits, and how they communicate.

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.

Explore our in-person RMSC Delivers: Insects program

 

Subjects: Life Science
Program Type: Virtual Lesson
Supporting Curriculum Materials:

Kits Coming Soon!


NYS Standards:
  • P-LS1-1. Observe familiar plants and animals (including humans) and describe what they need to survive.

  • P-LS1-2. Plan and conduct an investigation to determine how familiar plants and/or animals use their external parts to help them survive in the environment.

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

  • K-ESS2-2. Construct an argument supported by evidence for how plants and animals (including humans) can change the environment to meet their needs.

  • K-ESS3-1. Use a model to represent the relationship between the needs of different plants or animals (including humans) and the places they live.

  • K-ESS3-3. Communicate solutions that will reduce the impact of humans on living organisms and non-living things in the local environment.

  • 1-LS1-1. Use materials to design a solution to a human problem by mimicking how plants and/or animals use their external parts to help them survive, grow, and meet their needs.

  • 2-LSe-2. Develop a simple model that illustrates how plants and animals depend on each other for survival.

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



Where is it?

Virtual

When is it?

Days Available: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday
Start Date: 01/01/2021
Program Length: 50 min.
Earliest Start Time: 10am

Who Should Attend?

Grades: Pre K, Kindergarten, 1st Grade, 2nd Grade
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: 3 Wks

Need More Information?

Name: Member & Visitor Services
Phone: 585.697.1942


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