Explore the structure of a rainforest, meet the unusual animals who live there, and discover the abundant resources rainforests provide!
In this exciting, hands-on presentation, students will discover the incredible story of one of the world’s most remarkable and abundant ecosystems, as they get to know each fascinating layer of the rainforest.
Did you know over half the world’s plant and animal species are found in rainforests? Learn about the amazing array of medicines and everyday products the rainforest provides, and see why this environment is an invaluable resource for our future survival.
Experience the exotic wonders of rainforests with us, and gain a new appreciation for their vitality to life on Earth!
Recommended for 3rd Grade and above
Download TEKS-based curriculum below.
These documents include specific TEKS correlations, activities to prepare your class for the outreach presentation, vocabulary covered in the presentation, and activities to reinforce what students have learned.
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