Maynard Ecology Center

Maynard Ecology Center at Neville Place
650 Concord Ave.
Cambridge, MA
Susan Agger, Director

Drew-class-ponding21.jpgThe Thomas M. Maynard Ecology Center is a Cambridge Public Schools science education resource located near the Fresh Pond Reservation in West Cambridge. The Center is an informal science-learning environment used to provide field trips that allow students to explore the Fresh Pond Reservation and Black’s Nook Pond. These investigations enhance and support the Cambridge Science Curriculum and are aligned with the Massachusetts Science Technology/Engineering Framework.

Curriculum field investigations include:

  • Second Grade – Plant and Animal Survival
  • Fourth Grade – Earth’s Changing Surface
  • Fifth Grade – Matter in Earth Systems
  • High School - Environmental Science and Independent Study
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Elementary Science

Middle School Science

High School Science

Contact Us
Janet MacNeil, JK-12 Science Coordinator
Allan Gehant, Dean of Curriculum, CRLS
Patty McGaffigan, District Science Coach (6-8)
Susan Agger, Maynard Ecology Center Director
Donna Pereira, Science Materials Manager

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