Post Visit Materials
The Connections program introduces specific ecological concepts. Using post-visit activities teachers can reinforce the concept that the students learned while visiting the park. The webpages below provide post-visit activities for your field trip:
First grade Similarities and Differences
Second grade Homes and Habitat
Third grade Adaptation in Nature
Fourth grade Order in Nature
Fifth grade Continuity and Change
Sixth grade Interaction and Interdependence
Seventh/Eighth Limiting Factors
High School Water in the Environment
Did You Know?
Lewis and Clark, while on their journey up the Missouri River in 1804, noted that this "wild dog of the prairie...appears here in infinite numbers." More...