A wilderness of boulders and diverse desert ecosystems –Joshua Tree National Park holds adventure for your students, whether you visit in person or not. Find lesson plans, field trip, and guest speaker information to intrigue your students by bringing the sciences to life.
Look to the park for your own professional development.
Parks as ClassroomsProgram list, reservation request form, and visit information can be found here.
Have your class visit the park for a hands-on, curriculum-based educational field trip. Program list, reservation request form, and visit information can be found here.
Find lesson plans about Joshua Tree National Park's geology, ecology, and human history for use before and after your ranger visit/field trip or independently in your classroom.
Learn what materials you can borrow from the park for use with your students.