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Slithering Into Summer: Ideas for introducing your students to herpetology.

UNCG Author/Contributor (non-UNCG co-authors, if there are any, appear on document)
Catherine E. Matthews, Professor (Creator)
Catherine Marie Scott (Creator)
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The University of North Carolina at Greensboro (UNCG )
Web Site: http://library.uncg.edu/

Abstract: The article discusses how elementary school students can learn about herpetology during the summer through educational programs. Activities included studying cover boards, aquatic turtle traps and vernal pools. The author provides factors for teachers to consider when exploring summer programs, such as program structure, safety and student interest.

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Language: English
Date: 2012
Keywords
education, science education, herpetology, summer educational projects, elementary education