Presentations and activities -
a herpetology curriculum (with powerpoints) for educators to use in their
classrooms. For K-12.
SHARE: School Habitats for Amphibian and Reptile Education- a long term outdoor science project for elementary schools that can be adapted for North Carolina schools. Lesson plans and fun activities that correspond to NC Curriculum are included.
North Carolina Wildlife Resources Commission Species Profiles - brief handouts introducing some common or interesting amphibian and reptile species.
The Box Turtle Connection: A Passageway into the Natural World. by Ann Berry Somers and Catherine E. Matthews - A wonderful and interesting downloadable book about Box Turtles.
- Describes the outreach program at the Savannah River Ecology Lab and
provides resources for educators.
North American Amphibian Monitoring Program
- A way for you to get involved helping scientists with frog monitoring
programs in your area.
Education and Outreach Working Group
Also check out our kids' links page for fun activies, lesson plans, and info.
Guide to Snakes of North Carolina by
Snakes of the Southeast by
Whit Gibbons and Mike Dorcas
Frogs and Toads of North Carolina by Mike Dorcas