Grand Canyon National Park's free distance learning programs offer students an exciting introduction to the science behind the park.
How to Participate
Registration begins in early September each year; programs take place from December through May. Schools must have video conferencing capability to dial the park's IP address at the scheduled time, or they can participate online via Skype.
Once you are scheduled for a distance learning program, the following links access the lesson plans and materials needed to prepare your students.
After the program, please participate in our online program evaluation to help us improve our educational efforts.
- Grade Levels:
- Third Grade-Seventh Grade
- Biology: Animals, Conservation, Ecology, Education, Environment, Geography, History, Science and Technology, Wilderness, Wildlife Biology
- National/State Standards:
- NS.K-4.3 Life Science
NS.5-8.3 Life Science
NSS-G.K-12.5 Environment and Society
NSS-G.K-12.4 Human Systems