Matthaei Botanical Gardens & Nichols Arboretum will host the Wolverine Pathways scholars next week. The scholars are students from Ypsilanti and Southfield, Mich., public school districts. Children's ed intern Ben Tupper writes about this exciting new University of Michigan program and what it means for the Arb and Gardens---and the participating students.
|Docents in training last month in preparation for the programming that Ben and |
the children's ed team at Matthaei will implement during the Wolverine Pathways
scholars visit in July.
|A view of Fleming Creek at Matthaei Botanical Gardens.The creek is |
one of the sites that Ben and the Matthaei-Nichols children's ed team will use
for a water-quality monitoring project with the Wolverine Pathways scholars.