Learn from an environmental educator from the Sandia Mountain Natural History Center about the parts of an ecosystem and how they connect with one another.
Get outside for science-based activities, and come back to discuss observations in the virtual classroom. Investigate a variety of topics and phenomena relevant to New Mexico ecosystems, which may include: animal signs, wildlife photos, weather, soil, producers (plants), decomposers, scientific tools and local data.
Summer Request Information: We offer more flexibility in the summer months. You may request a program focused on a particular aspect(s) of an ecosystem, for various age groups, and of shortened duration, depending on what is best for your group.
Program Targeted to: 5th Grade
Program Duration: 2 hours (including outdoor activities)