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.
Follow this specially designed Sensory Exploration Field Trip Lesson Plan.
The following are some more 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
- What is Wild? (pp. 35-37)
- Surviving in the Wild (pp. 37-42)
Spring and Fall Teacher's Guide (pdf) - this is a large file and may take time to download