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 Wild Animals and Wild Places Field Trip Lesson Plan (1.1 MB pdf)
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 (pp. 30-34)
- What is Wild? (pp. 35-36)
- Surviving in the Wild (pp. 37-42)
- Who Eats Who? (pp. 43-47)
Spring and Fall Teacher's Guide (pdf) - this is a large file and may take time to download