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An assortment of teaching kit items: several trowels, seed packets, a stopwatch and wicker baskets

Garden Economics and Efficiency

Learn the technical details of planting seeds or seedlings, and apply the principle of marginal productivity to planting in the garden! Minnesota Social Studies Standards:9.2.4.7
collection of papers and materials about animal behaviors

Animal Behavior Studies

Engage students in authentic animal behavior research using the live fish collection at Great Lakes Aquarium.
collection of info cards and information materials

Attack Pack

This kit features twelve lessons for a variety of ages that relate to invasive species in the Great Lakes.
collection of papers and materials about wild rice

Wild Rice Detective

Students will learn about the life cycle of wild rice and traditional harvesting methods. Then, students will solve mysteries concerning damage and predation to wild rice specimens using inquiry-based scientific methods and real-life data.
collection of cups and small paper cutouts arranged on table

Decoding Diatoms

Students will practice microorganism identification using local water samples and apply this understanding to a study of diatoms found in Lake George.