Backyard Biology: Exploring Plants and Animals Around You - Online after-school class | Kids Out and About Toronto

Backyard Biology: Exploring Plants and Animals Around You - Online after-school class


*The event has already taken place on this date: Sat, 11/06/2021
By the end of class: Students will have created a map on the iNaturalist app, including all the local wildlife they've discovered.

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  • Would you like to discover the hidden worlds of life around you, right in your neighborhood?
  • Course objectives:
    • Learn about social insects and local plant life
    • Improve your plant and animal identification skills
    • Learn how to do research and data gathering through citizen science projects
    • Discover how plants and animals are all connected in the living world  
  • Skills developed: Global awareness, research, collaboration, photography, plant and animal identification
  • By the end of class: Students will have created a map on the iNaturalist app, including all the local wildlife they've discovered.
  • Materials needed: Writing materials, access to a camera and the iNaturalist app, coloring materials, ruler, paper
  • About the class: Classes meet once a week for five weeks. Each class meeting will last 75 minutes.

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Location:

ONLINE ONLY
Contact name: 
Ivy Camps USA Team
Email address: 
The event has already taken place on this date: 
11/06/2021
Time: 
Classes available at 11:00 AM EDT, 5:00 PM EDT, and 8:00 PM EDT