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Westernport 3rd Grade Field Experiences

Westernport 3rd Grade students participated in three main activities about decomposition and minute (tiny) living things at Evergreen Heritage Center:

  • Fallen Log Discovery--students identified creatures living under fallen logs in the forest to understand their role in decomposition.
  • Rotten Fun--students examined stages of decomposition and learned about how worms can can be used in home composting.
  • Pond Mini-Safari--students discover minute (tiny) pond species and learn about their characteristics using magnifying glasses and microscopes.