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For Schools: Plant Power

Tuesday, September 27, 2016 - Friday, June 9, 2017
Co-Ed
Fullersburg Woods 3609 Spring Rd Oak BrookIL  60523
Tuesday, September 27, 2016 - Friday, June 9, 2017
Co-Ed
Fullersburg Woods 3609 Spring Rd Oak BrookIL  60523

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For Schools: Plant Power

Sep 27 - Jun 09

Co-Ed

Fullersburg Woods

Starting at

$60.00

Meeting Dates

From Sep 27, 2016 to Jun 09, 2017

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Description

Online registration is not available. Either the program does not require registration or you need to register by phone or through another website. Please read the description below for details.

Students discover the science of trees and other plants as they hike with a forestry scientist, "build a tree" from the inside out, and learn about seed dispersal, photosynthesis, physiology and identification. 90 minutes. Tuesdays and Fridays at 9:30 and 10 a.m. Register at (630) 850-8112.

Grades 1 - 5
$60 per program for 15 - 30 students
(Enhance your trip by adding a one-hour naturalist-led hike for an extra $2 per student.)
NGSS: LS 1, 2, 3, 4 ESS 2, 3 PS 3


The Forest Preserve District recommends one chaperone per 10 students. Everyone should dress for the weather and bring water. (Bring sunscreen and bug spray, too, if needed.) Trails are asphalt or crushed limestone, but waterproof shoes are recommended on muddy days. If the weather's severe, the Forest Preserve District may need to cancel your program.

Age Category

Youth

Grades

1st - 5th

Location

Fullersburg Woods Nature Education Center

Instructor

Fullersburg Naturalist

Organizer Info

  • Forest Preserve District of DuPage County

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