Making Arbor Day Real for Kids

Making Arbor Day real for kids was a major focus of one fourth grade class’s field trip to an arboretum.  Children had a true hands on experience, with muddy hands, grass stained jeans, and scratched fingers.  But all agreed it was worth it.More than a...

A Lesson In Turning Disappointment Into Opportunity

Every year, students from Dunloggin Middle School visit the Chesapeake Bay Foundation’s Philip Merrill Environmental Education Center in Annapolis to explore the area’s marine populations and in particular, the local oyster population. In 2012, students...