Waukesha County



Plant Adaptations: Over and Under the Soil


Explore the diverse ecosystems at Retzer and understand how the seasons, varied soils, photosynthesis and seed dispersal affect these unique plant communities. Make observations and learn how to identify key plants and how they interact in those systems. Compare and contrast what they need to survive, grow and reproduce successfully in their habitat.

Standards: 4-LS-1-1, 5-LS2-1
Duration: 90 minutes
Fee: Yes
Offered: School Year
Location options: Retzer Nature Center


Grade 4-5 program listing