Please note our hours are changing!

The RMSC’s Museum & Strasenburgh Planetarium will be open to the public on Fridays (9:30am-5pm), Saturdays (9:30am-5pm), and Sundays (11am-5pm) beginning Monday, November 30. 

Focus on Native Frogs

Focus on Native Frogs

This is a fun and muddy adventure that explores the amazing adaptations, lifecycle, and habitats of native frogs, and other amphibians in our region.

**Capacity may be limited in compliance with public health guidelines in effect on the day of your visit.

Subjects: Life Science
Program Type: Guided Cumming Nature Center Experience
NYS Standards:

  • 3-LS1-1 Develop models to describe that organisms have unique and diverse life cycles but all have in common birth, growth, reproduction, and death.

     

  • 3--LS3-2 Use evidence to support the explanation that traits can be influenced by the environment.

     

  • 3-LS4-3 Construct an argument with evidence that in a particular habitat some organisms can survive well, some survive less well, and some cannot survive at all.

     

  • 3-LS4-4 Make a claim about the merit of a solution to a problem caused when the environment changes and the types of plants and animals that live there may change.

     

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

     

  • 4-LS1-2 Use a model to describe that animals receive different types of information through their senses, process the information in their brain, and respond to the information in a different way.


NGSS Keywords: Life Science, Ecosystems. Structure, Function & Information Processing, Organism, Plants & Animals


Where is it?

Cumming Nature Center

When is it?

Days Available: Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday
Start Date: 04/15/2021
End Date: 06/26/2021
Program Length: Full day
Earliest Start Time: 8am

Who Should Attend?

Grades: 3rd Grade, 4th Grade, 5th Grade
Minimum Attendence: 12
Maximum Attendence: 60

How Much Does It Cost?

Cost: Guided Group Programs: $7 per person; 1 free adult with every 5 students; RMSC Member Adults free.

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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