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The GOMI course at Lowell Middlesex Academy Charter School, in Lowell, MA is called “Keeping it Green.” The course is co-led by Melissa Chen and Aaron Donovan, and is open for grades 9-12th. The students in the course generally embark on various field trips to parks or other community organizations. Currently, they are focusing on a water monitoring project as well as learning about pollinator strips in collaboration with Mill City Grows' urban farm.  Students in the course learn how to conduct field observations and gain a deeper understanding of other environmental organizations that provide crucial services in the face of climate change.


Core topics

-Climate change

-Water quality testing

-Urban ecosystems


- Mill City Grows

-Plum Island LTER

-Lowell National Historic Park


-Pollinator strips

-Water quality testing


-Coming soon!

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