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Driven to Discover curriculum

About this curriculum

The Driven to Discover curriculum is a step-by-step guide for implementing this full-scale program in your setting. With activity instructions for teachers and/or adult leaders and companion materials for youth, these resources coach you through the process of using citizen science experiences as a springboard into full science investigations.

All versions of the curricula contain:

Curriculum designed for school settings also contains:

Curriculum designed for youth programs and nature centers/museum settings also contains:

Curriculum for youth programs


Facilitator’s Guide to Citizen Science: Birds (7.9 M PDF)

Investigator’s Field Journal: Birds (5.1 M PDF)


Facilitator’s Guide to Citizen Science: Monarchs (14.1 M PDF)

Investigator’s Field Journal: Monarchs (13.3 M PDF)

Curriculum for schools

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