• Pa-Hay-okee Overlook


    National Park Florida

Parks as Classrooms

Field Trips

RANGER GUIDED. Local 4th, 5th, and 6th grade students can participate in one of four curriculum-based teacher/ranger led programs. Links to program registration, credentialling workshops, and resources.

Curriculum Materials

Bring the Everglades to your students. More than a hundred LESSON PLANS and activities await.

Curriculum Materials

Our LESSON PLANS are being updated. We now have almost sixty lesson plans that are SEARCHABLE by subject, grade level and keywords. Next Generation Florida Sunshine State Standards will be included in the results field.

Curriculum Materials

FIELD TRIP GUIDES. Teachers, educators and group leaders can use these guides to plan and prepare for any field trip to the Everglades, or Dry Tortugas National Park.

Field Trips

SELF GUIDED. Without a ranger, it is still rewarding and easy to bring a class or group on a field trip to the Everglades. Find resources for planning your own trip, and links to fee waiver forms.

Field Trips

SPECIAL REQUEST. We may offer limited numbers of by-request programs to educational and non-educational groups. Winter only.

Guest Speakers

A park ranger may go to your next career day, class room, or community event to bring an Everglades experience to you.

Materials to Loan

Created for 4th-6th grade, we have a DVD-CD media library you can borrow for your class.

Traveling Trunks

Teachers can pick up a trunk full of resources for teaching young students about the Miccosukee Indian culture.