The Frosty Drew Nature Center, located in Charlestown, RI is accepting bookings for the Spring Barrier Beach Explorations and Estuary Adventures Available April 1-June 30, mornings and afternoons. Our field studies addresss many science standards for Rhode Island and Connecticut. Our naturalists adapt our field studies to the ages of the students attending and to meet specific curriculum needs.

RI GRADE SPAN EXPECTATIONS IN SCIENCE Estuary Adventures Gr. K–2: LS1—1a, 1b, 1c, 2a, 4a; LS2—5a, 6b; LS4—8a, 8b, 8c. Gr. 3–4: LS1—1a, 1b, 1c, 1d, 2a, 4a, 4b; LS2—5a, 6b, 6c; LS3—7a, 7b. Gr. 5–6: LS1—1a, 2a; LS2—5a, 6b; LS3—9a, 9b; LS4—10a, 10b, 10c. Gr. 7–8: LS1—1a, 1b, 2a; LS2—5a, 5b, 5c, 6a; LS3—9a, 9e; LS4—10a, 10b A Barrier Beach & Its Estuary Gr. K–2: ESS1—1a, 1b, 1c, 6a; LS1—1a, 1b, 1c, 2a, 4a; LS2—5a, 6b; LS4— 8a, 8b, 8c. Gr. 3–4: ESS1—1d, 2a, 4a, 4c, 6a; LS1—1a, 1b, 1c, 1d, 2a, 4a, 4b; LS2—5a, 6b, 6c; LS3—7a, 7b. Gr. 5–6: ESS1—3a; LS1—1a, 2a; LS2— 5a, 6a, 7a; LS3—9a, 9b, 9c. Gr. 7–8: ESS1—3a, 3b, 3c; LS1—1a, 1b, 2a; LS2—5a, 5b, 5c, 6a, 6c, 7c; LS3—9b, 9d, 9e
CT CURRICULUM STANDARDS IN SCIENCE Estuary Adventures Gr. Pre-K: PK.2. Gr. K: K.1, K.2.a. Gr. 1: 1.2.a, 1.2.b, 1.3.a. Gr. 2: 2.3.b. Gr. 3: 3.2.a. Gr. 4: 4.2.a, 4.3.a. Gr. 5: 5.2.a. Gr. 6: 6.2.a, 6.2.b, 6.4.a. Gr. 7: 7.3.b. Gr. 8: 8.3.b A Barrier Beach & Its Estuary Gr. Pre-K: PK.2. Gr. K: K.1, K.2.a. Gr. 1: 1.2.a, 1.2.b, 1.3.a. Gr. 2: 2.2.a, 2.3.b. Gr. 3: 3.2.a. Gr. 4: 4.2.a, 4.3.a. Gr. 5: 5.2.a. Gr. 6: 6.2.a, 6.2.b, 6.4.a. Gr. 7: 7.3.b. Gr. 8: 8.3.b

Led by Natural Science Educators, field studies are 2.5 hours, $9 per person, with a minimum charge of $150. Financial assistance is available. For further information: [email protected], 401-859-1450, PO Box 160 Charlestown, RI 02813.