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Nahant Marsh Education Center provides a monthly program specifically geared towards homeschooled children grades K-9th. Each program includes a lesson, hands-on activity and outdoor exploration. The program runs from October through May of the school season.
April 27 Topic: Mussels
Mussels are the most endangered species in the U.S. Learn about the adaptations, diets, life cycle, and history of these shelled creatures. Mussel shells will be shown and students will learn to identify species.
May 25 Topic: Frogs
Students will learn TOAD-ally cool adaptations of different frog species that call Nahant Marsh home. They will also identify and learn to make their own croaks, yaps, chirps and whistles of Iowa’s native frogs.