Posts Tagged ‘homeschool program’


Wee Wonders: Homes for the Holidays

Posted on December 6, 2017

What kinds of winter homes and hibernacula will the animals be settling into? Today we’ll learn about a few different animals, and find out where they will call home for the winter holidays.

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Junior Explorers: H.A.M. Extravaganza

Posted on December 6, 2017

Join us as we celebrate the marvels of Hibernation, Adaptation and Migration through culminating games, activities and special presentations!

Leaders: Kelly Dwyer, NHA’s Director of Education and Paula Chouinard, Massabesic Audubon Center’s Naturalist.

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Wee Wonders: Native American Stories

Posted on November 29, 2017

Early Americans had a very close relationship with nature and the Earth. Come and hear stories from some of North America’s first peoples as we learn a little about the lives they lived.

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Junior Explorers: Who’s Still Here?

Posted on November 29, 2017

For the naturally curious, signs of animal life abound! Today we search for evidence of birds, mammals, and even insects that are prepared to stay active in the coming months!  Learn about tracks, scat, and … Read More

Wee Wonders: Animal Harvesters

Posted on November 8, 2017

There are many very busy animals this time of year preparing for the long winter season ahead. Let’s take a look into the lives of some of these animal harvesters, as we search the fields … Read More

Junior Explorers: Ready, Set, Adapt!

Posted on November 8, 2017

Surprisingly, many of NH’s animals remain active throughout our notorious winters. Learn about the unique and incredible adaptations these animals utilize to survive!

Leaders: Kelly Dwyer, NHA’s Director of Education and Paula Chouinard, Massabesic Audubon … Read More

Junior Explorers: Life Under the Ice

Posted on October 25, 2017

Soon NH’s amphibians will retreat from current habitats to prepare for months under the ice and forest leaf litter. Join us as we explore the strategies unique to this group of amazing animals!

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Wee Wonders: Speed of Seeds

Posted on October 11, 2017

Plants and trees may not have feet for traveling- but their offspring can sure move far! Seeds are on the move and we will explore how and what they might turn into!

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Junior Explorers: The Big Chill

Posted on October 11, 2017

Many of NH’s insects, reptiles and some mammals are preparing the coming metabolic changes to cope with the pending winter. Today we will explore the biology behind these processes and conduct experiments to replicate this … Read More

Wee Wonders: Hawk Watch

Posted on October 4, 2017

Look to the skies!  Today we will watch as some hawks soar on thermals, preparing for a long journey south, as others prepare for a long New England winter.

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