Things We Can Learn From a Cow and a Worm
How a cow and a worm are Environmental Heroes
This lesson highlights the cow and the worm and encourages the students to think critically about the interaction between each animal and it’s environment. By identifying the animal’s natural behavior and how it applies to being good stewards to the world we all share. Ruminant and monogastric digestive systems and composting are used to show how every living thing helps keep our soils healthy and ready to grow the grasses and plants used to keep the natural cycle of life turning.
Grades: K-5th ( 30 minutes)