• Pa-Hay-okee Overlook

    Everglades

    National Park Florida

Learn & Teach

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Don't Let It Loose! Activity Guide
Aimed primarily at middle schools, this guide encourages teachers to explore the role of introduced species in our natural ecosystems. Download the guide here.
 
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Florida Project WILD/K-12 Education Programs
Project WILD is one of the most widely-used conservation and environmental education programs among educators of students in kindergarten through high school. Learn more here.

 
Florida Invaders Classroom Poster

Invaders Classroom Poster
This free poster presents both the Do's and Don'ts of living in a natural Florida backyard. Students can help identify the problems and solutions associated with each number. Educators can request a copy of the poster here.
 
Snake Outline
Intruders in Paradise: A Teacher's Guide
Designed for middle school educators, this program provides background information, vocabulary, interdisciplinary activities, comprehension questions and writing prompts about invasive species. Download the guide here.
 
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Invasive Plant Education Initiative and Curricula

Aimed at educators of 3-12 students, this program focuses on the importance of native plants and the impacts that invasive plants have on Florida's natural areas. Download the guide here.

 
Exotic Species Trading Card


USGS Exotic Species Trading Cards
Download and print today for a colorful, fun way to introduce your students to the issue of nonnative species. Download your copy here.

 

Did You Know?

Aerial view of Everglades Coastline

Everglades National Park ranges from sea level to 20 feet above sea level on an Indian-made shell mound located on the Gulf Coast portion of the Park.