Posts Tagged ‘homeschool’


Junior Explorers: Celebration of New Life

Posted on June 6, 2018

Recap the wonders of new beginnings! Student presentations! Games! Let’s check the nest boxes and pond to see what’s has changed since last time we were there.

Leader: Paula Chouinard, Massabesic Audubon Center Naturalist.

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Junior Explorers: Eggs or Live Birth?

Posted on May 23, 2018

Take a look at reptiles and amphibians; not all are the same! Discover who lays eggs and who has live birth. Visit the pond to look for signs of new life!

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Junior Explorers: Time to plant!

Posted on May 9, 2018

Take a nature walk to identify early germinators in field and forest.  Learn what we can grow to encourage native pollinators. We’ll even set up your own sprouters to take home.

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Junior Explorers: Mammalabilia

Posted on April 18, 2018

Are all mammals born live? Take a look into gestation and birth of different native mammals. Learn about NH’s own marsupial! Witness the birth of deer twins (virtually!). We’ll take a walk to discover emerging … Read More

Junior Explorers: All About Nesting and Bird Eggs

Posted on April 4, 2018

Why do birds build different types of nests?  Why do they build in different places?  Learn the likenesses and differences of some common bird nests. Build a bluebird house to encourage nesting. We will check … Read More

Junior Explorers: Eggs-citement!

Posted on March 21, 2018

Birds, Insects, Reptiles, Amphibians-so many eggs! Dissect a chicken egg to identify life structures. Compare and contrast eggs of different animals. Get up close and personal with the Center’s reptiles and amphibians as we discuss … Read More

Junior Explorers: Seeds, Seeds, Seeds

Posted on March 7, 2018

What’s inside a seed? How do they travel? What starts the process of germination? We’ll do a seed dissection to try to answer these questions and more, then go outside in search of the different … Read More

Junior Explorers: Waiting to Bloom

Posted on February 14, 2018

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

Classes are for ages 7-12.  Parents are encouraged to stay and participate. Please dress to be outside! Pre-registration required for all Read More

Junior Explorers: Songs in the Sky, Signs in the Snow

Posted on January 31, 2018

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

Classes are for ages 7-12.  Parents are encouraged to stay and participate. Please dress to be outside! Pre-registration required for all Read More

Junior Explorers: Tracks, Scat, and all of That!

Posted on January 17, 2018

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

Classes are for ages 7-12.  Parents are encouraged to stay and participate. Please dress to be outside! Pre-registration required for all Read More