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K-12 Connections Event
Pond Life
Subject Area:

Join Naturalists from the Warren County Conservation Board as they 'dive' into this wet and wild topic. Learn about the insects and animals that depend on this diverse habitat. Several live creatures will be on-hand throughout the presentation.

The program allows time for student questions, so come prepared.

Registrants receive the complimentary book, In the Small Small Pond or alternate title by mail.

Check the K-12 Calendar for the following Warren County Conservation Board ICN events:

  • Amphibians and Reptiles
  • All About Owls
  • Animal Habitats
  • Winter Birds in Iowa
  • RAAD: The Lorax
  • Reading with a Naturalist
  • Interesting Insects

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Classroom Resources:

The following related programs are available on IPTV's broadcast or from the AEAs: (Check the K-12 Classroom Television ( Web site for broadcast dates and times.)

  • BILL NYE THE SCIENCE GUY (Grade Level: 4-12)
  • DRAGONFLY TV(Grade Level: 2-5)
  • REAL SCIENCE (Grade Level: 5-10)
  • WILD CHRONICLES (Grade Level: 5-12)

Only twelve interactive sites are scheduled for each session. Videotaping is NOT available.

Sessions are provided at no cost to PK-12 students and the adults working with or on behalf of PK-12 students in Iowa.

Contact Person:
Abby Brown

(800) 532-1290 or (515)242-4181
Offering Dates & Times: Registration Deadlines:
May 14, 2014
 Wednesday, 9:00 AM - 9:50 AM
Audience: Grades K-4
Friday, May 9, 2014
May 14, 2014
 Wednesday, 10:00 AM - 10:50 AM
Audience: Grades K-4
Friday, May 9, 2014
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