Grant: Funds for trips to Norcross Wildlife sanctuary, journals, Handbooks for Vernal Pool Animals, digital and video cameras.
Teacher: Marion Reilly, Michelle Nascemben
Students Benefiting from Grant: 20 5th Grade students, Wales Elementary
Students will complete a year-long, hands-on research project on animal habitats. As part of the project, students will visit Norcross Widlife Sanctuary twice, keep science journals, use Handbooks for Vernal Pool Animals, prepare multi-media presentations, and the author of Big Night for Salamanders will visit. This grant is being implemented during the 2011-12 school year. Please check back soon, for more details and a full report of how the Wales Elementary School students benefited from this Ted. grant.