Field Studies and Hands-On Learning

Students learn about their local natural and built environments through guided first-hand investigation. 


  1. Classrooms use a variety of simple hands-on projects and field trips at least once each semester.
  2. Students regularly use presentations and projects to demonstrate their knowledge of topics.
  3. Students study at least one nearby location in depth as part of their class projects.
  4. Students are exposed to a multiple of first hand experiences, through field trips and complex hands on projects.
  5. Students compete in a science fair or similar competition.



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