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Second grade school programs at the National Museum of Wildlife Art

Second Grade School Programs at the Museum

Observing Animals

Fall

SESSION 1 IN THE SCHOOL CLASSROOMS (60 MINUTES)
SESSION 2 AT THE MUSEUM (60 MINUTES)

In the first session of this program, students use mammal specimens and games to develop wildlife observation skills. In the Museum, students discuss the importance of field observation for scientists and artists and participate in wildlife observation games to develop these skills. They also look at the tools artists use to record filed observations.


Wildlife in Winter

Winter

AT THE MUSEUM (60 MINUTES)

Students look at paintings and learn how animals use migration, adaptation, and hibernation to survive in the winter.


For more information, please contact:

Lisa Simmons
Assistant Curator of Youth and Adult Education
(307) 732-5435

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What People Are Saying

We went here because one of our kids wasn't feeling too well so we looked for options that were softer than trekking (summers) , and we absolutely loved it . The art work is fascinating and beautiful and varied ...a must visit - esp if its a rainy day :)

- amazingnivs, Mumbai

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