• View from the Canyon Rim Trail. Photo by Jeff Kochevar

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2nd Grade

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Second Grade Program
Example Field Trip Schedule
Pre/Post Worksheets
*Actual schedules will depend upon the number of students, ranger availability, time available for the field trip, and length of programs chosen.

 

Program Option:

Habitats in Echo Canyon (3 miles, 4 hours)

Echo Canyon
How do toads survive the winter? Where do lizards find shelter in the summer? During this hike, students will investigate how organisms interact with the ecosystem and how they respond to changing seasons.
Science 2.1, 2.2, 3.1

Did You Know?

Raven

The common raven displays abilities to play and problem solve rare among animals. This member of the crow family is also very vocal, using a variety of sounds for communication. Perhaps because of these qualities, ravens have achieved a certain stature in both European and American Indian folklore.