Trees for Minnesota Homeschool Day
Friday, September 27, 12:15 p.m. - 2:15 p.m.
Get to know Minnesota trees, how they grow, and their importance to people and wildlife. Find out how scientists classify trees and practice identification in the Woodland Wildflower garden using a scientific key. Do a real life tree math story problem that looks at how trees grow. Learn some simple methods for estimating the height of a tree, and tour the Pillsbury Shade Tree exhibit to compare the qualities of many different shade trees. Suggested ages: 3rd-6th grade.
Sensory Garden Program Center