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Classes by Age Group

K-3

 

DOES THE BEAR SNORE ON?
TARGET AUDIENCE:  PRE-K, K, 1,2

Description:  This program is similar to our Bear Hibernation but is geared for students in grades k-3. Students will view videos from a real bear den and explore the question of whether bears are true hibernators

EARTH DAY:  WATER CONSERVATION AND POLLUTION
TARGET AUDIENCE:  K-8

Description::  During this video conference students will have the opportunity to compare healthy streams and rivers to contaminated water. We will dive into the underwater world of the micro invertebrate to learn about indicator species!

EXAMINING ANIMAL SIGNS:  SCAT AND TRACKS
TARGET AUDIENCE:  K-8

Description:  Did you ever think that you would sculpt mountain lion poop? or compare your foot to that of a 300 lbs black bear? During this class we will examine animal signs to help us figure out who else was in the forest. 

3-8

 

ART IN ACTION! SUSTAINABLE ARCHITECTURE
TARGET AUDIENCE:  5,6,7,8,HS, ADULT LEARNERS

Description:  During the course students will explore sustainable architecture by looking at buildings that meet high standards for energy efficiency and sustainability.

BEAR HIBERNATION

TARGET AUDIENCE:  1,2,4,5,6,7,8, HS ADULT LEARNERS

Description:  View the inside of a real bear den and discuss what bears do during the winter months in Montana.
 

BIRDS AND THE DAWN CHORUS

TARGET AUDIENCE:  4,5,6,7,8,9, HS ADULT LEARNERS

Description:  Learn about the highly structured Dawn Chorus that songbirds sing in during those early hours and discuss why they choose this time of day.

 

CONDUCTION, CONVECTION AND RADIATION:  HEAT TRANSFER DETECTIVES

TARGET AUDIENCE:  4,5,6,7,8

Description:  During the lesson students will participate in three short experiments that illustrate heat transfer. They will then participate in a discussion that explores heat transfer in buildings and help diagnose why a house is cold and drafty. 

 

EARTH DAY:  WATER CONSERVATION AND POLLUTION
TARGET AUDIENCE:  K-8

Description:  During This video conference students will have the opportunity to compare healthy streams and rivers to contaminated water. We will dive into the underwater world of the micro invertebrate to learn about indicator species!

EXAMINING ANIMAL SIGNS:  SCAT AND TRACKS
TARGET AUDIENCE:  K-8

Description:  Did you ever think that you would sculpt mountain lion poop? or compare your foot to that of a 300 lbs black bear? During this class we will examine animal signs to help us figure out who else was in the forest. 

GHOST STORIES AND GHOST TOWNS:  A SPOOKY PEEK INTO THE OLD WEST
TARGET AUDIENCE:  3-12, ADULT LEARNERS

Description:  We invite you to join us for this special program that will take you back to the late 1800's and early 1900's to explore the Ghost town phenomena of the West.

9-12 AND ADULT LEARNERS

ART IN ACTION! SUSTAINABLE ARCHITECTURE
TARGET AUDIENCE:  5,6,7,8,HS, ADULT LEARNERS

Description:  During the course students will explore sustainable architecture by looking at buildings that meet high standards for energy efficiency and sustainability.

BEAR HIBERNATION

TARGET AUDIENCE:  1,2,4,5,6,7,8, HS ADULT LEARNERS

Description:  View the inside of a real bear den and discuss what bears do during the winter months in Montana.
 

BIRDS AND THE DAWN CHORUS

TARGET AUDIENCE:  4,5,6,7,8,9, HS ADULT LEARNERS

Description:   Learn about the highly structured Dawn Chorus that songbirds sing in during those early hours and discuss why they choose this time of day.

 

GHOST STORIES AND GHOST TOWNS:  A SPOOKY PEEK INTO THE OLD WEST
TARGET AUDIENCE:  3-12, ADULT LEARNERS

Description:  We invite you to join us for this special program that will take you back to the late 1800's and early 1900's to explore the Ghost town phenomena of the West.