Prairie Dog

  • PDF preview of the Prairie Dog Days FACTivity.
    The question you will answer in this FACTivity is: How does the decline of prairie dogs affect the prairie food…

    FACTivity – Prairie Dog Days

  • PDF preview of the Try This! activity from Meet Dr. Ford showing a cross-section illustration of prairie dogs in their burrow
    Look at the drawing of prairie dogs in their habitat. Which prairie dogs are doing things a prairie dog would…

    Try This! – Meet Dr. Ford!

  • PDF preview of Meet Dr. Ford showing Dr. Ford in a blue jacket in a wetlands area
    Natural Inquirer Readers for students in grades K-2 focus on a scientist and their research. In this Reader, students meet…

    Meet Dr. Ford!

  • Natural Inquirer Readers for students in grades K-2 focus on a scientist and their research. In this Reader, students meet…

    Meet Dr. Ford – Vol. 1 No. 6

  • Natural Inquirer Readers for students in grades K-2 focus on a scientist and their research. In this Reader, students meet…

    Meet Dr. Ford – Spanish

  • PDF preview of the activity from Meet Dr. Ford Spanish edition
    Look at the drawing of prairie dogs in their habitat. Which prairie dogs are doing things a prairie dog would…

    Try This! – Meet Dr. Ford! (Spanish)

  • Article cover of Meet Dr. Ford Spanish version
    Natural Inquirer Readers for students in grades K-2 focus on a scientist and their research. In this Reader, students meet…

    Meet Dr. Ford! – Spanish

  • PDF preview of photo challenge activity from the Southwestern US Investi-gator
    After reading the Southwestern United States Investi-gator, explain or write what you see in each photo and how the photo…

    eyeChallenge – Southwestern United States Investi-gator

  • PDF preview of the Map Activity from Southwestern Investi-gator
    After reading the Southwestern Investi-gator, try out a mapping activity. Can you match each photo with its map? A graphic…

    Map Activity – Southwestern United States Investi-gator

  • PDF preview of Prairie Dog Days article.
    Plague is an infectious disease that is transmitted to other mammals by fleas. Prairie dogs are particularly susceptible to plague.…

    Prairie Dog Days: How Fleas Transmit the Plague and its Effects on Gunnison’s Prairie Dog