Students that have spent time preparing for their visit to Glacier National Park get more out of a field trip to the park. Activities post-visit also help to reinforce information learned during the trip.
The following are some of our suggested pre-visit activities, as well as supplementary materials that may aid in preparing for your trip.
Suggested Classroom Activities from Teacher's Guide
- Locating Glacier National Park
- Tree Parts (pp. 52-53)
- Old Growth Forest Mural (pp. 54)
- Eco-Enrichers (pp. 55-56)
- Forest Poems (pp. 57-58)
- Meet a Tree (pp. 59)
Fall and Spring Teacher's Guide (pdf) - this is a large file and may take time to download
Other Suggested Classroom Activities