Students learn about the tick life cycle and habitats where ticks can be found.
Students learn why ticks are dangerous and how they can protect themselves from ticks.
Each class is provided with educational projects/activities (see classroom tick packet list below).
Classroom tick packets:
Our tick-related educational materials are available free of charge to any teachers in Marin and Sonoma counties, even if an in-class presentation is not scheduled (this way it is possible to avoid long presentation waiting lists).
Each classroom tick packet includes:
Tick ID Card (1 per student)
Ticks of Marin and Sonoma Counties Brochure (1 per student)
Tick Activity Journal (1 per student)
Tick Life Cycle Wheel Project (1 per student)
Tick Habitat Puzzle (1 per classroom)
Evaluation (1 per teacher)
Activities should be introduced with a short lesson about ticks: