Citizen Science: Third Graders Changing the World, One Observation at a Time
Ms. Denner and her third grade Super Citizen Scientists in the school garden.
Third graders at Billy Mitchell Elementary School in Lawndale are looking at the world a bit differently now, thanks to their participation in NHM’s urban research SuperProject! For the past six months, the three third-grade classrooms led by Ms. Denner, Ms. Bradley, and Ms. Courtnell have been conducting observations in their school garden, and they have made some amazing discoveries along the way!
Students have documented many garden creatures, including Monarch butterflies and their caterpillars,...