Richmond Nature Park: Ponds

Last updated on
Wednesday, June 19th, 2019
Program Description

PONDS (Grades 2-7)
Discover biodiversity in the Nature Park’s bog and ponds. Explore aquatic animal life cycles, characteristics, and interdependence. Includes pond dipping and a visit to the bog.

Big Ideas
  • Living things are diverse, can be grouped, and interact in their ecosystems.
  • Thermal energy can be produced and transferred.
  • Wind, water, and ice change the shape of the land.
  • All living things sense and respond to their environment.
  • Multicellular organisms have organ systems that enable them to survive and interact within their environment.
  • Multicellular organisms rely on internal systems to survive, reproduce, and interact with their environment.
  • Earth and its climate have changed over geological time.
  • Evolution by natural selection provides an explanation for the diversity and survival of living things.
  • Trip Details
    For Grades: 
    3, 4, 5, 6, 7
    Months Available: 
    90 minutes unless otherwise stated.
    Maximum Students: 
    Offered In French: 
    Also Offered For: 
    Packages Provided: 
    Fee Details
    Fee Notes: 

    Program fees are based on one instructor per 1.5 hour program:

    $85.00 per class (up to 22 students). Please call 604.718-6188 for details.

    **The option of additional instructors is available for large classes.**

    Additional Notes

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    General questions and inquiries:

    Call 604.238-6188 | Monday – Friday between 9am and 4pm.

    Spring Bookings have concluded for the season, we look forward to seeing you in Fall 2019!