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|Programs||Description||# of Students||Price||Time Required|
|Sweet Water Works|
An upper elementary level program based on understanding/protecting the Brandywine Watershed.
Topics include: watersheds, water cycle, community water cycle, macroinvertebrate indicators, food webs, runoff & infiltration, erosion, and best management practices.
Notes: This program requires approximately 16 parent volunteers or the price must be increased substantially
2 hours for the program;
2.5 hours to train the parent volunteers
|Sweet Water Hunt||School/Classroom Visit: topics to be negotiated but can include hands-on program, book signing, and/or other presentations.||Varies||Varies, but based on a $250/day rate|
|Environmental Education/Team Building/Outdoor Fun Programs||Topics range from a variety of indoor programs (astronomy, watersheds, ecosystems) to anything that your property can accommodate (stream, pond, wetland, field, forest).||12-24 per instructor, depending on program selection||Varies, but based on a $250/day rate||Varies, but usually 1-2 hours|
|Assembly Programs||Meet Pete the Shad as he guides your students through a watershed journey. Assembly includes audience participation, music, lots of science, and, of course, fun.|
K-2: 250 students
3-5 250 students
|$400/day includes 2-3 programs||1 hour per assembly|
|SWEET Night of Nature||A fun, nature-oriented evening for Back to School or just a special night for kids. Program varies for each grade level. KG: Nature Adventures; 1st: Animal Pals; 2nd: Water Wonders; 3rd: Sky's the Limit; 4th: Talking Trash; 5th: People Power|
K-2: 250 students
3-5: 250 students
|Approximately $1000 for 2 1.5-hour programs||1.5 hours per program|
|In-Classroom Teacher Training & Kit Rental||A fun way for teachers to use kits: have a SWEET educator come into the classroom to demonstrate use of the kit with the class; then teachers can rent and use the kit subsequently.||Varies|
|Minimum of 1/2 hour|
|Kit Rental||Kits available: Adaptations; The Lorax; Dear Children of the Earth; Unnature Hike||$25 for 3 day rental|
|In the Round Programs||Various topics such as: Astronomy; Ecosystems; Watersheds; Make Way for the Future||approximately 100||Negotiable||Varies|