This kit is located in Ridgeland, MS and Tupelo, MS.
Salamander Story Kit includes:
- A Big Night for Salamanders book (1)
- Plastic model salamander (3)
- Lesson plan folder (1)
- Bag of multi-colored beans
Teachers may borrow kits for about 2 weeks. Please schedule Traveling Trunk Kits at least 2 weeks in advance. Teachers are responsible for picking up and returning trunk kits.
Call 662-680-4015 or 662-680-4027
Traveling Trunk Kits are not stored at all locations. It may be possible to have kits shuttled to the pickup location of your choice. However, please allow up to 3 week additional time for shuttling. Individual parts of some kits may be borrowed.
Traveling Trunk Kits may be picked up at the Natchez Trace Parkway Visitor Centers at:
Mount Locust: milepost 15.5, near Natchez, MS
Parkway Information Cabin: milepost 102.4, near Ridgeland, MS
Parkway Visitor Center: milepost 266, near Tupelo, MS
Meriwether Lewis Campground: No kits are stored at this location, but it may be possible to arrange for week-end pickup. Call 662-680-4015 or 662-680-4027 for more information
- Grade Levels:
- Kindergarten-Fifth Grade
- Aquatic Studies, Biology: Animals, Conservation, Ecology, Mathematics, Wildlife Biology
- spotted salamander, wildlife, animal population, counting, conservation and outdoor recreation
- Traveling Trunk