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Homeschool K-8th October

When:
October 19, 2017 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
2017-10-19T12:00:00-05:00
2017-10-19T13:30:00-05:00
Where:
Anderson Education Center
Contact:
Soozi Pline
256-830-4447

Session 1: Keystone Species: Ecosystem Engineerstur

A keystone species is one that other species in an ecosystem largely depend upon.  If it were removed the ecosystem would change drastically.  Students will learn about some of the Alabama keystone species and what ecosystems they help maintain.
K-2nd:                   October 17                          12-1:30pm
3rd-5th                October 19                          12-1:30pm
6th-8th:                October 19                          12-1:30pm

Session 2: Umbrella and Indicator Species; They matter too!

While keystone species are critical to an ecosystem, there are still other important species to consider.  Students will delve further into the complex map of Alabama organisms and their habitats to learn the role all species play in the health of an ecosystem.
K-2nd:                   October 24                          12-1:30pm
3rd-5th                October 26                          12-1:30pm
6th-8th:                October 26                          12-1:30pm

Contact the Education Department if you have questions:

Soozi Pline:  spline@hsvbg.org 256-830-4447 Ext 252
Misty Hertzig: mhertzig@hsvbg.org 256-830-4447 Ext 253