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

    Colorado

    National Monument Colorado

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Curriculum Materials

 

Pre and Post-Field Trip Activities

Geology
Landforms (3-5 grade)
Weathering and Erosion (3-5 grade)
Fossils (4th grade)
Rocks and Grand Valley Landforms (3-5 grade)
Flash Flood Videos

Plants
Plant Adaptations (3-5 grade)

Animals
Animal Adaptations (3-5 grade)

Human History
Ute History (3-4 grade)
Western Colorado History (3-4 grade)

National Park Service
Introduction to NPS (elementary)

Miscellaneous
Scavenger Hunt for Outside the Visitor Center

 
 

Did You Know?

Golden eagle

When desperate, golden eagles can take down animals as large as bighorn sheep or mule deer. Golden eagles can be seen in and around Colorado National Monument. More...