Deerfield Elementary Learns to Keep Our Waterways Clean
The students from Deerfield Run Elementary School in Laurel, MD went to a nearby stream to check its water quality using nets and bowls. The first thing they observed was that the water wasn't very clear. So, they immediately used one of the bowls to take a sample of the water. It was green. The kids and their Buddy Bison teacher Seth hunted for microorganisms for 30-40 minutes but the only things they found were shells and dead organisms. The Deerfield students learned that it is very hard for most organisms to survive in areas that are polluted.
The Deerfield Trail Blazers
Last year, teacher Seth Tucker and the students at Deerfield Run Elementary School in
I had a wonderful time exploring this trail! Great job
Fifth graders from Deerfield Elementary (Laurel, MD) hiking on their newly built trail.