Students will take part in hands-on activities aboard "The Ivory Bill" designed to allow students to practice science process skills as they learn about the ecology of the Big Thicket. "The Ivory Bill" is a 45’ fully shaded pontoon boat with a restroom. The curriculum for this boat will highlight objectives of the essential elements as described by the Texas Education Agency.
Total Time Allotted: Two hours
Departure Point: Colliers Ferry Park or River Front Park
Grade Levels Accepted: Fourth and Fifth (Other higher grade levels considered)