Salty Stories

Summary
In this discovery program, the focus is on exploration and awareness of salt marsh homes, animals, plants, and cycles, using the body and its senses.

Objectives
Students will:
  • Explore salt marsh waterways
  • Discover land invertebrates
  • Observe life in the marsh
  • Role-play animal behavior
Grade Level
The grade level of the program is preschool through first grade.

Subject Areas
  • Environmental Science
  • Language Arts
  • Life Science
Duration
The program lasts one hour.

Setting
The program takes place on the channel and on the trail.

Skills
  • Observing
  • Classifying
  • Communicating
  • Discussing
  • Inferring