Third & Fourth Grades
Keys to the Past explores how successful homesteaders survived in the desert. (Limited to one class per program.)
Barker Dam: Survival in an Arid Land engages students in understanding how American Indians and early settlers survived in and adapted to the desert. (third grade)
Fifth & Sixth Grades
Rocks and Faults engages students in how the ever-dynamic geology of Earth formed the landscape—and continues to shape it today.
Desert Water: A Secret from the Sun
Middle School & Junior High
Discovering the Ancients: Science in Action has students participate in a science research project for the park that deals with desert plants. An in-class presentation is required to participate.
Job Shadowing allows a student to accompany a national park ranger in order to experience what he or she does on a daily basis.
Last Updated: 12/18/2014