The Aquatic Invasions! Menace to the West curriculum is full of resources designed to help teachers cover Common Core and Next Generation Science Standards while also raising awareness about the important topic of invasive species. Students will stay engaged in learning as they become fascinated by these strange and interesting organisms. Whether you have a day, a week or a month, invasive species is a topic that will enhance your curriculum while raising awareness and helping to prevent the next invader.

Time available:

  • Raising Awareness (1-2 days)
  • Becoming an Expert (3-5 days)
  • Doing Experiments (1-2 weeks)
  • Watershed Warriors (1-2 weeks)
  • Outdoor school