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. 

Introduction to Natural Communities

Introduction to Natural Communities

Explore the woods to discover how all living things are connected through food chains and the relationships between consumers, producers, and decomposers.

**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
Supporting Curriculum Materials:

 

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NYS Standards:
  • 2-LS2-2 Develop a simple model that illustrates how plants and animals depend on each other for survival.

  • 5-LS2-1 Develop a model to describe the movement of matter among plants (producers), animals (consumers), and decomposers, and the environment.



Where is it?

Cumming Nature Center

When is it?

Days Available: Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday
Any time except for 11/13/20-12/26/20
Program Length: Full Day
Earliest Start Time: 8am

Who Should Attend?

Grades: 2nd Grade, 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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