Wild Friends Science Curriculum
What Does Wildlife Mean?
undomesticated animals and plants living in the wild.
of, for, or abounding in wildlife, i.e., a wildlife preserve
Why are Wildlife Important?
We depend on animals and plants for our survival. Animals and plants are important for our food supply, curative drugs, recreation, tourism, the health of our ecosystems, and our link to the natural world.
Wild Friends Science Curriculum:
The Wild Friends Science curriculum contains two science lessons on pollinators, our 2018-2019 wildlife theme. Students learn about the interaction between pollinators and flowers in hands-on activities including a flower dissection and observation of plants outside. Lessons are aligned to Next Generation Science Standards for grades 4-8.