5th Grade

5th Grade Programs
Example Field Trip Schedules
Note: Actual Field Trip schedules will depend upon the number of students, ranger availability, time available for the field trip and length of programs chosen.

Program Description
Earth Changes in No Thoroughfare Canyon
(5 Miles, 4 Hours)
On a Ranger-guided hike to the first waterfall in No Thoroughfare Canyon students will discover the amazing forces that have shaped and carved the canyons in this area. They will see evidence of plate tectonics and faulting, weathering and erosion and ancient mountain building as they explore how Earth changes create a landscape. Science 3.1, 3.2

Last updated: February 24, 2015

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