"Spring is Here" Unit
Includes the following:
All videos, games, and activities are
geared for children kindergarten through 2nd grade!
"Spring is Here"
Pre-recorded Videos that Include:
"Spring is Here": Fun, lively video that introduces students to the spring season. Discusses the differences between winter and spring and the what the animals are doing and eating in the spring. (Length: 22 minute)
"Picnic with a Opossum": Opie, the education opossum from the Center, will join the picnic and enjoy some opossum snacks while we learn a little more about how opossums experience the world. (Length: 2 minutes)
"Picnic with a Box Turtle": Juliet, the education box turtle from the Center, will arrive to the picnic and explore. Find out why they are called box turtles and much more! (Length: 4 minutes)
"Picnic with a Black Rat Snake": Nala, the education black rat snake from the Center, will join our picnic, but is just passing through. What is she up to in the spring season? . Find out why they are called box turtles and much more! (Length: 2 minutes)
"Virtual Field Trip": Take a look through the Roaring Brook Nature Center's building and meet some of the Center's educational animals. Then take a "hike" through the forest and discover spring findings along the trail. (Length: 10 minutes)
Activities, Art Projects and Experiments
with easy to follow instructions that can be done in the home!
Require simple supplies that are easily accessible
in the home or outside.
"Miniature World" Exploration Activity with Art Extension
"Going on a Bud Hunt" with Science Experiment and Art Extension
"Spring Surprises" Science Experiment
"Hangry Birds Game" with Learning Extension
Spring Scavenger Hunt