Illinois' Prairies

Illinois Department of Natural Resources Loan Box

Illinois' Prairies Loan Box

The Illinois' Prairies Loan Box includes resources about pioneers, bison and this once dominant landscape. 

Suggested grades: Kindergarten – 8
Illinois Department of Natural Resources 


Box Contents 

Open the Illinois' Prairies Loan Box (PDF) to view its contents.

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Standards Explored

NGSS:

  • K-LS1-1 From Molecules to Organisms: Structures and Processes
  • K-ESS3-1 Earth and Human Activity
  • 1-LS1-2 From Molecules to Organisms: Structures and Processes
  • 2-LS2-2 Ecosystems: Interactions, Energy, and Dynamics
  • 2-LS4-1 Biological Evolution: Unity and Diversity
  • 3-LS2-1 Ecosystems: Interactions, Energy, and Dynamics
  • 3-LS3-2 Heredity: Inheritance and Variation of Traits
  • 3-LS4-3 Biological Evolution: Unity and Diversity
  • 4-LS1-1 From Molecules to Organisms: Structures and Processes
  • 5-PS3-1 Energy
  • 5-LS2-1 Ecosystems: Interactions, Energy, and Dynamics
  • MS-LS1-4 From Molecules to Organisms: Structures and Processes
  • MS-LS1-6 From Molecules to Organisms: Structures and Processes
  • MS-LS2-3 Ecosystems: Interactions, Energy, and Dynamics
  • MS-LS4-4 Biological Evolution: Unity and Diversity

Reserve This Loan Box

Illinois Department of Natural Resources loan boxes are available for a two-week period. For more information, contact exploreloanboxes@dupageforest.org or call Fullersburg Woods Nature Education Center at 630-850-8110.

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