Prairie Plants

Forest Preserve District of DuPage County Loan Box

Prairie Plants Loan Box

The Prairie Plants Loan Box contains information about native prairie plants, their root systems and adaptations. 

Suggested grades: 1 – 8
Forest Preserve District

 

Box Contents

Open the Prairie Plants Loan Box (PDF) to view its contents.

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Standards Explored

NGSS:

  • 1-LS3-1 Heredity: Inheritance and Variation of Traits
  • 2-LS2-2 Ecosystems: Interactions, Energy, and Dynamics
  • 2-LS4-1 Biological Evolution: Unity and Diversity
  • 3-LS1-1 From Molecules to Organisms: Structures and Processes
  • 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-LS1-1 From Molecules to Organisms: Structures and Processes
  • 5-PS1-3 Matter and Its Interactions
  • MS-LS1-6 From Molecules to Organisms: Structures and Processes
  • MS-LS2-5 Ecosystems: Interactions, Energy, and Dynamics
  • HS-LS2-6 Ecosystems: Interactions, Energy, and Dynamics
  • HS-LS4-5 Biological Evolution: Unity and Diversity

 

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Forest Preserve District 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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