Particles and Prairies Program and Kit are no longer available.
The Teacher's Guide Sampler is available for former teachers.

Particles and Prairies has been replaced by Energy and Ecosystems.
Teachers who have taken Particles and Prairies are eligible for the Energy and Ecosystems field trips.

This kit (no longer available) was from the 2001 Particles and Prairies Sampler.
See the 2006 Sampler


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Activities - Kit - AV Materials - Bibliography - Credits


  • 1 Storage Box
  • 2 Berlese funnel
  • 6 Hand lens
  • 1 Moisture/light meter
  • 1 Light socket
  • 1 Wind meter
  • 1 Psychrometer
  • 1 Soil test kit
  • 1 Soil thermometer
  • 1 Prairie videotape
  • 1 Bag of mixed beans
  • 1 Ziploc bag of prairie seeds
  • 1 Set of Design cards for Blind Man's...
  • 1 Soil perculation tube
  • 1 Peterson First Guide Birds
  • 1 Peterson First Guide Insects
  • 1 Peterson Guides Wildflowers
  • 1 Prairie Plants of Illinois

Program Contact: Sue Sheehan - sheehan@fnal.gov
Web Maintainer: ed-webmaster@fnal.gov
Last Update: March 6, 2001
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