Ohio environmental education
THE NATURE CENTER AT SHAKER LAKES

nature at your school

Can't come to us? Don't worry.
We have nature and will travel!

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WE BRING NATURE TO YOU!

OUTREACH PROGRAMS

Animal Classification (2-3 hours)
Students will use a dichotomous key to identify and classify native Ohio animal skins and skulls. Discussion of Linnaean classification system. Must have LCD capabilities.


Birds! (1 hour)
Learn about Ohio's native birds through bird calls, ID, and instruction on binoculars.
Optional owl pellet dissection available.


Reptiles and Amphibians (1 hour)
Students learn about the differences between reptiles and amphibians, including life cycles and general characteristics. Presented with a live animal ambassador!


Water Quality 1 hour
Students will use chemical testing to determine the quality of their school water and water from a local natural source.


We are also happy to customize a program to suit the needs of your class!


To find out if a program can be brought to you or for information on customized programs, contact Lauren Schmidt (216) 321-5935 x 226 or schmidt@shakerlakes.org.
For pricing information or to register for a school program, contact
Lauren Schmidt at (216) 321-5935 ext 226 or schmidt@shakerlakes.org.




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