Fun with Fungus: Teaching Basic Mycology

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Fun with Fungus: Teaching Basic Mycology

November 4, 2023 @ 10:30 am - 11:30 am


The Basic Mycology 1A class will cover an intro to Kingdom Fungi for youth educators, that will include taxonomy, anatomy/life cycle, ecological roles, the importance of fungi, and will focus on Basidomycota and Ascomycota, spotlighting on a few of the most noticeable groups within the phyla. The attendees will learn about the fungi identification process and how to use various resources to do K-12 lesson plans and outdoor education.