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Maple Sugaring for Columbia Lower Elementary (1st grade)
February 21, 2020 @ 8:45 AM - 10:00 AM
Maple Sugaring School Program
Date: February 21, 2020
Time: 8:45-10:00 am
School: Columbia Lower Elementary School; 1st grade
Maple Sugaring school program is designed to allow students a first hand experience in the delicious tradition of maple sugaring. Students will learn basic concepts of maple sugaring, investigate tree characteristics, winter tree ID, how sap flows, taste sap from a maple tree, and see the maple syrup-making process itself at our historic sugar shack. Several outdoor stations and a couple indoor stations allows students a chance to warm up on cold days. Dress for the weather!
Supports new STEM Standards: K.LS1.C K.ESS3.A K.ETS1.A 2.LS2.1 2.LS2.2 5.LS1.C 5.LS2.A. Program aligns to Michigan Common Core Standards, Next Generation Science Standards, and STEM