Get excited to evaluate the Rock River yourself. Collect water samples, and test the samples in the Aqua Aerobics Water lab.
STEM Lab Information At a Glance:
Price: $12 per students
6-8 (Project Clear: Middle School)
9-12 (Project Clear: High School)
Time: About 120 min
Summary: From simple measurements like pH, dissolved oxygen, to more complex measurements of the river health…students will have the opportunity to study the Rock River in a new way. Weather permitting, grab your boots and wade into the river for the best microinvertabrate samples! (Don’t worry, Burpee provides the Boots and equipment!)
Connect your Lab Experience
with a guided tour!
The Urban Rivers Lab matches up with our museum tour focused on local watersheds.
What better place to learn about local wildlife than in our Windows to the Wilderness? Stand in one space and experience woodland, prairie, and wetlands with a turn on the head! Each of our guides will enhance your classroom experiences with real life examples from living to taxidermy specimens, from plants and animal individuals…to entire ecosystems!