Posts Tagged ‘preschool’


Wee Wonders: Food Chain

Posted on June 6, 2018

What do you eat when you get hungry?  Is it the same thing that a deer eats, or an owl, or a frog? Why do some animals eat only plants and some eat only animals? … Read More

Wee Wonders: Invertebrates

Posted on May 23, 2018

About 95% of all animals on Earth are INVERTEBRATES- animals without a backbone or internal skeleton. Some may be soft and squishy, and some may have a hard shell or exoskeleton. There are over a … Read More

Wee Wonders: Vertebrates

Posted on May 9, 2018

About 5% of all animals on Earth have a backbone like us- we call them VERTEBRATES. Today we will look at the five classes of animals with an internal skeleton. Can you name all five? … Read More

Wee Wonders: Signs of Spring

Posted on April 18, 2018

Are you feeling winter weary? Spring should be right around the corner, and we’re on a quest to find it! Let’s see if we can figure out some of the tell-tale signs of spring, and … Read More

Wee Wonders: Night Creatures

Posted on April 4, 2018

Just as you’re getting ready for sleep, there are many animals who are just waking up… Who are these night creatures, and what are they doing awake? Come and learn about the habits of a … Read More

Wee Wonders: Looney-toons

Posted on March 21, 2018

I’m big and black and white all over. I have a most beautiful call and will dive deep for my dinner. What am I? A loon! These beautiful birds are arriving back to Massabesic and … Read More

Wee Wonders: Welcome Back Blackbirds

Posted on March 7, 2018

This is the time of year that red-winged blackbirds are returning from their winter vacations. Where had they gone? How do they find their way back? Why come back so early? Let’s take a walk … Read More

Wee Wonders: Burrowing Through Snow

Posted on February 14, 2018

Leader: Kim Murphy, NHA Naturalist

Discover the changing seasons through hands-on activities, songs, crafts, stories, and outdoor discovery!  Classes are for ages 4-6.  Parents are required to stay and encouraged to participate.

Please dress to … Read More

Wee Wonders: Amazing Evergreens

Posted on January 31, 2018

Leader: Kim Murphy, NHA Naturalist

Discover the changing seasons through hands-on activities, songs, crafts, stories, and outdoor discovery!  Classes are for ages 4-6.  Parents are required to stay and encouraged to participate.

Please dress to … Read More

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!

Discover the changing … Read More