Geology Curriculum: grades 3 through 6:
Field trips include:
Curriculum-based Program? Yes
Pre-visit activities are provided.
Post-visit activities are provided.
Ties to Curriculum
History/Social Sciences - 5.2.3c, 5.2.3e (civics and government)
Science/Technology - 3.5.4a, 3.5.7a, (environment and ecology)
4.5.4b, 4.6.7b (science and technology) ,
Other - NJ Standards of Learning: 5.6.11, 5.7.4, 5.10.6, 5.10.2
Seasons offered: year-round
NOTE: There are multiple program sites in the park.
Did You Know?
... that the reservoir of the proposed Tocks Island Dam would have inundated 30 miles of the Delaware River and 30,000 acres of its river valley (now part of Delaware Water Gap National Recreation Area.) The defeat of the dam was an early victory of the environmental movement in this country. More...