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      • Thumb image for A Day in the Life of a San Francisco Native AnimalResource Type: Website / HyperLink

        A Day in the Life of a San Francisco Native Animal

        Grades: 4 to 5
        Subjects: Evolution and Adaptation, Structure and Function in Living Things, Life Sciences
        In this activity, students will learn some key information about a San Francisco native animal and then write a first-hand accou...
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        African Safari Cards

        Grades: 3 to 8
        Subjects: Evolution and Adaptation, Life Sciences, Ecology & Ecosystems
        This activity is a ready-made worksheet, scavenger hunt, or sketching exercise that complements one of our exhibit halls. Just ...
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      • Thumb image for Am I Taller than an Antelope?Resource Type: Website / HyperLink

        Am I Taller than an Antelope?

        Grades: TK/K to 2
        Subjects: Mathematics, Measurement & Tools
        In this measurement activity, the class will construct simple, life sized profiles of up to five antelope species on the classro...
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        Amazon Water Cycle Roleplay

        Grades: 4 to 8
        Subjects: Earth & Space Science
        Students will explore the various processes of the water cycle in a creative role-play activity involving movement, sound, and p...
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        Animal Adaptations Scavenger Hunt

        Grades: 3 to 8
        Subjects: Measurement, Tools, and Data Analysis, Experimentation and the Scientific Method, Life Sciences
        Through this scavenger hunt, students will learn about adaptations that help animals survive in underwater habitats or desert ha...
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        Antelope Across Africa

        Grades: 4 to 8
        Subjects: Measurement, Tools, and Data Analysis, Experimentation and the Scientific Method, Life Sciences, Ecology & Ecosystems
        During a field trip to the California Academy of Sciences? Tusher African Hall students create a ?field guide? for specific ante...
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        Banishing Bycatch

        Grades: 3 to 8
        Subjects: Earth's Resources, Measurement, Tools, and Data Analysis, Life Sciences, Ecology & Ecosystems
        Students will learn why turtle and sharks often end up as bycatch and sustainable fishing practices to prevent this from happening.
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        Build a Borneo Glider

        Grades: 4 to 8
        Subjects: Force & Motion, Experimentation and the Scientific Method, Life Sciences, Earth & Space Science
        In this inquiry-based science activity, students will learn the basic forces of flight as they construct their own paper glider ...
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        Build a Coral Polyp

        Grades: 3 to 5
        Subjects: Structure and Function in Living Things, Life Sciences, Ecology & Ecosystems
        By building an edible coral polyp, students will learn the anatomy of coral, review the differences between plants and animals, ...
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      • Thumb image for Buoyancy Bulls-EyeResource Type: Website / HyperLink

        Buoyancy Bulls-Eye

        Grades: 6 to 8
        Subjects: Experimentation and the Scientific Method, Earth & Space Science
        In this activity, students will learn how organisms float, sink,or hover in water as they construct a neutrally buoyant scuba di...
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        California's Climate

        Grades: 3 to 5
        Subjects: Measurement, Tools, and Data Analysis, Experimentation and the Scientific Method, Weather, Climate & Atmosphere, Earth & Space Science
        In this activity, students will compare the Mediterranean climate in Sacramento with the humid continental climate in Washington...
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      • Thumb image for Carbon Cycle Poster (3-12)Resource Type: Website / HyperLink

        Carbon Cycle Poster (3-12)

        Grades: 3 to 12
        Subjects: Botany and Plant Science, States of Matter (solids, liquids, gases), Environmental Issues, Life Sciences, Earth & Space Science
        Students will learn that carbon moves through all four of the earth?s major spheres (biosphere, hydrosphere, atmosphere, and lit...
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        Carbon Cycle Roleplay (3-12)

        Grades: 3 to 12
        Subjects: Botany and Plant Science, States of Matter (solids, liquids, gases), Life Sciences, Earth & Space Science and 2 additional..
        In this activity, students will learn that there is a finite amount of carbon on earth, which moves around in the environment, f...
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        Climate Change Impacts

        Grades: 3 to 5
        Subjects: States of Matter (solids, liquids, gases), Life Sciences, Ecology & Ecosystems, Earth & Space Science
        After reviewing the ways that climate change will impact California, students will brainstorm ways that climate change may impac...
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        Coincidental Colonization

        Grades: 3 to 5
        Subjects: Structure and Function in Living Things, Life Sciences
        In this game of chance, students will learn how organisms colonized the Gal?pagos Islands, experiencing how chance plays a role ...
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        Colorful Fish Adaptations

        Grades: 3 to 5
        Subjects: Structure and Function in Living Things, Life Sciences, English-Language Arts
        In this activity, students will learn that color is an important adaptation for many coral reef fish, learn how to write haiku, ...
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        Comparative Physiology of Invertebrates

        Grades: 9 to 12
        Subjects: Life Sciences
        In this lesson, students will: learn about invertebrate diversity. compare marine invertebrates? respiratory and digestive syste...
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        Composting: A Scientific Investigation

        Grades: 2 to 8
        Subjects: Measurement, Tools, and Data Analysis, Experimentation and the Scientific Method, Life Sciences
        By conducting this scientific investigation involving decomposition, students will learn that the life cycle of trash is affecte...
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        Conservation Island

        Grades: 3 to 12
        Subjects: Environmental Issues, Experimentation and the Scientific Method, Life Sciences, Ecology & Ecosystems
        Students will understand the concepts behind endangered and extinct animals and develop their own conservation plan to save thre...
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      • Thumb image for Coral and ChemistryResource Type: Website / HyperLink

        Coral and Chemistry

        Grades: 6 to 12
        Subjects: Acids & Bases, Chemistry, Experimentation and the Scientific Method, Life Sciences and 2 additional..
        By testing whether increased carbon dioxide makes ours oceans more basic or more acidic, students will learn how human alteratio...
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