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Baltimore Woods Nature in the City

Baltimore Woods Nature in the City

Baltimore Woods Nature Center is located at 4007 Bishop Hill Road, Marcellus, NY 13108
Hours: Interpretive Center is open M-F 9am-4pm, Saturday 10am-4pm, closed Sundays.
The hiking trails and parking are free and open every day from dawn to dusk.

Baltimore Woods Nature in the City brings authentic natural science learning to K-6 grade urban school children. Supported by the Syracuse City School District and corporate sponsors, tied to the Syracuse City School District curriculum and New York State Science Standards, lesson content supports teachers while directly impacting students. Holding programs in parks and neighborhood green spaces as well as the classroom, students’ earliest learning experiences in the sciences are relevant, meaningful and fun.
Visit www.baltimorewoods.org for more information

Nature in the City Cultivates Wonder
Baltimore Woods Nature Center Program Celebrates Proven Success

Baltimore Woods Nature Center’s Nature in the City program ignites an interest in science in thousands of Syracuse students. Recent measurement of outcomes from a fifth grade energy program taken by pre- and post test scores indicate an average 50% improvement in fifth graders’ knowledge and understanding of energy following Nature in the City instruction. Now in it’s seventh year, the award-winning program delivers natural science education programs to students in grades K-6 in eleven Syracuse city schools. Nature in the City meets New York State science curriculum standards. (more…)

Posted: Saturday, January 15th, 2011 @ 10:09 am by Curt
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