Drawing from the collection and expertise of the Natural History Museum, students are taught to identify and preserve plant specimens and create a schoolyard herbarium. Hands on lessons include plant pressing, cataloging and a teacher kit to identify invasive species with associated fact sheets. Contact David Boughton to schedule a class. 

(PowerPoint, ID Resources, Plant Presses, pressing supplies, Grades 4-8)

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