The resources in this lesson plan introduce the link between phenology and climate change. Students can work on a range of activities–learn about phenology, investigate phenological events, and analyze phenological data (of monarchs, milkweed, and dandelions) by plotting graphs.

About the Tool

Tool Name Signs of the Seasons: A New England Phenology Program
Discipline Biological Sciences
Topic(s) in Discipline Phenology, Phenological Events, Plant and Animal Life Cycle Events
Climate Topic Climate and the Biosphere
Type of Tool Lesson Plan
Grade Level High School
Location N. America
Language English
Developed by The University of Maine Cooperative Extension
Hosted at The University of Maine Cooperative Extension
Access Online, Offline
Computer Skills Intermediate