Curriculum Guide

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TOPIC

MONTHS OFFERED

GRADE K

GRADE 1

GRADE 2

GRADE 3

GRADE 4

GRADE 5

GRADE 6

CLASS LENGTH

Apple Cidering Sept.-Oct.

       

1.5 or 2 hrs

Birds

April-Oct.

1.5, 2, or 4 hrs
Canoeing/Kayaking May-Sept.        

2 hrs
Food Chain April-Nov.  

        2 hrs
Geology All Year        

2 or 4 hrs
Habitats May-Sept.  

      2 hrs
Insects May-Aug.

      1.5 or 2 hrs
It's Alive or Is It? All Year

          1.5 or 2 hrs
Likes and Differences All Year

          1.5 or 2 hrs
Living Systems

April-Nov.        
2 hrs
Maple Syruping Feb. 15-March    

2 hrs
Native American Cultures All Year    


2 or 4 hrs
Orienteering/Geocaching  All Year        

2 hrs
Outdoor Survival All Year      

2 hrs
Plants May-Sept.  

        2 hrs
Pond Study May-Sept.      

2 hrs
Predator & Prey All Year      

  2 or 4 hrs
Rocks

April-Nov.  




2 hrs
Seeds Sept.-Oct.

        1.5 or 2 hrs
Snow Properties Dec.-Feb.      

    2 hrs
Snowshoeing & Tracking        

2 or 4 hrs
Spring Awakenings March-June

            1.5 hrs
Team Building All Year        

2 hrs
Water Cycle All Year        

   
Weather All Year    

      2 hrs
Winter Adaptations Nov.-Feb.

        1.5 or 2 hrs
Winter Ecology Nov.-Feb.      

2 hrs
Winter Homes  

        2 hrs