Discovery Lab: The Dirt on Worms

Location
At the Museum
Format
Classes
Topic(s) Covered
Ecology, Biology
Availability
Wednesdays at 10am and 11:15am
Groups of 6-16 students
Cost
$70 Per Session
This program must be booked at least 2 weeks in advance.
Grade Level(s)
PreK — K
Season
Year-Round
Duration
1 hr
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Earth worm in dirt

Have you ever wondered what dirt is made out of? Are you curious what lives in the soil? This lab is designed to explore the wonderful, wiggly world of worms and their important role in composting. Students will engage in various exciting activities to learn about worms and soil and will bring home a worm friend.

This program takes place in the Discovery Lab in the Science Playground Exhibit Hall. Combine this program with a field trip to the museum.

A minimum of 2 weeks' advance notice is required for all registration requests. If you have questions, please contact us at 503.797.4661 or register@omsi.edu.

Standards Addressed Structure and Function:
K.1P.1
Compare and contrast characteristics of living and non-living things.
Scientific Inquiry:
K.3S.1
Explore questions about living and non-living things and events in the natural world.
K.3S.2
Make observations about the natural world.