Activity: Neighborhood Trash Study

Activity: Neighborhood Trash Study

Activity Overview Ready to be a scientist? This is your chance to contribute to community science and help collect important data about neighborhood trash levels! You will explore your neighborhood streets and document how much trash you see, learning about the...
Activity: Green Home Detectives

Activity: Green Home Detectives

Activity Overview Grade: K-7thTime: 30 minutesAdult support needed? Self-guided student activity, however younger students may need adult support with some of the questions.  Explore your home to learn how your family can help reduce waste, save energy and save water....
Activity: Water Level and Steelhead Trout Migration

Activity: Water Level and Steelhead Trout Migration

Activity Overview Grades: 3,4,5thLength of Time: 30 minutesAdult Support Needed?: No Here in Santa Cruz, steelhead trout migrate from San Lorenzo River in the Santa Cruz Mountains to the Monterey Bay National Marine Sanctuary. This journey is a challenge and many...
Activity: Get to Know Your Local Plants

Activity: Get to Know Your Local Plants

Activity Overview Grades: 1st-3rdTime: 30-40 minutesAdult support needed? Youth will need permission or supervision as they observe/draw a plant outside. Let’s get to know local plants! Local plants, especially native plants, play an important role in helping to...