|5th Grade Conservation Tour|
|Post Date:||September 11, 2019|
The Becker Soil and Water Conservation District 5th Grade Conservation Tour is a hands on, outdoor learning experience held on the Albert (Ike) Fischer Farm near Frazee, Minnesota. It is offered to all 5th graders attending schools in Becker County and is offered to Ulen-Hitterdal, and Menahga if they choose to attend. It has been held annually since 1967. The event is held over a two day period with different schools attending a morning or afternoon session. The tour includes educational station stops staffed by agency professionals or volunteers with knowledge of the subject matter covered at the station stop. Stations will typically include a Birding Station, Forestry, Water Quality, Historic Logging, Conservation Officer on Hunting and Resource Regulations, Hazardous Waste, Under Water Weeds, Mammal Mysteries and other topics that may be developed. Between stations students are lead on a pre-determined route and learn numerous plant and tree identifications along the way.
ENVIRONMENTAL LITERACY SCOPE AND SEQUENCE
SYSTEM BENCHMARK(S) TO BE ADDRESSED FOR GRADES 3-5:
MINNESOTA ACADEMIC STANDARDS
5.I.C.2 - The student will identify men and women of various backgrounds and ages who have been involved in science and technology, both past and present.
MINNESOTA HISTORY AND SOCIAL STUDIES STANDARD(S) TO BE ADDRESSED:
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|Order information or contact:||Becker Soil and Water Conservation Distrit Brad Grant 809 8th St. S.E., Detroit Lakes, Minn. 56501 Phone: 218-846-7360 Email: email@example.com|
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