Advanced Natural World Projects HS
In this higher level course, students will explore the natural world through this multidisciplinary course. The Natural World is a fascinating place full of things seen and unseen. Understanding and appreciating our Natural World, is the first step in caring for it. In this course students will discover more about the world around them through one or more pathways such as animal study, cell study, ecology, organism study, outdoor nature study, plant study, or marine study and will engage in hands on activities such as outdoor nature investigation, dissection, microscope use, in class lab activities, etc. Each pathway project involves a multidisciplinary approach involving art and technology as well. Where students have options to further explore botany, landscape design, or vegetable gardening research and practice. Each pathway and project involves art and technology as well as a final collaborative project & presentation. This class includes an optional learning experience.