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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: Structure and Function in Living Things, Evolution and Adaptation, 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: Ecology & Ecosystems, Evolution and Adaptation, Life Sciences
        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: Experimentation and the Scientific Method, Life Sciences, Measurement, Tools, and Data Analysis
        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: Experimentation and the Scientific Method, Ecology & Ecosystems, Life Sciences, Measurement, Tools, and Data Analysis
        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: Ecology & Ecosystems, Earth's Resources, Life Sciences, Measurement, Tools, and Data Analysis
        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, Earth & Space Science, Life Sciences
        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: Ecology & Ecosystems, Structure and Function in Living Things, Life Sciences
        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: Experimentation and the Scientific Method, Earth & Space Science, Measurement, Tools, and Data Analysis, Weather, Climate & Atmosphere
        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, Earth & Space Science, Life Sciences, States of Matter (solids, liquids, gases), Environmental Issues
        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: Visual Arts & Performing Arts, Botany and Plant Science, Earth & Space Science, Life Sciences 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: Ecology & Ecosystems, Earth & Space Science, Life Sciences, States of Matter (solids, liquids, gases)
        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, English-Language Arts, Life Sciences
        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: Experimentation and the Scientific Method, Life Sciences, Measurement, Tools, and Data Analysis
        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: Experimentation and the Scientific Method, Ecology & Ecosystems, Life Sciences, Environmental Issues
        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: Experimentation and the Scientific Method, Ecology & Ecosystems, Biochemistry, 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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