Flanders Nature Center & Land Trust

Experienced educators enhance your science curriculum with imaginative experiences. Students will discover the natural world and its many wonders on the 200-acre campus. During the fall, students can visit the barnyard, take a tractor ride, learn about pumpkin life cycles, play a weather game, visit the Farm and Rural Life Museum, go on a themed hike, or discover diversity in the pond. During the Spring, they can visit the baby farm animals, plant seeds that benefit pollinators, make bird observations, identify insects, play a water cycle game, and more! Programming fits CT Core Science Curriculum.
 
Contact Info
Address: 5 Church Hill Road, Woodbury, CT 06798. Litchfield County. Tel: 203-263-3711. Email: dianparm@gmail.com. Website: www.flandersnaturecenter.org. Hrs: Vary.
 
Trip Info
Grade Level: K-8th. Activity Type: Day Trips, Guided Tours, Guided Activities. Recomm. Length of Visit: 1 hour. Cost: Fee.
 
SUPPORTS CLASSROOM LEARNING IN: Environmental Studies, Science.
SUPPORTS SCOUT BADGES IN: Environmental Science, Science. 

Lesson Plan To Enrich This Class Trip

Nature Exploration Lesson Plan

One single tree can provide the oxygen required for two human beings and over 8,000 sheets of paper. Nature centers and state parks provide a hands-on environment to discover facts about native plants and animals, as well as ways to preserve these natural resources.... Continue