Grand Canyon Activities
OverviewThe Grand Canyon Activities lesson plans introduce students to Grand Canyon, national parks, and geologic and human history.
BackgroundThese lessons are designed to give your students background information about Grand Canyon and the National Park System. They work well as pre- and post-field trip activities. However, if you are not attending a field trip to the park, most activities can be used independently in your classroom.
- Where is Grand Canyon?
- Create a Journal Cover
- Create a National Park
- Personal History Timeline
Learn about ranger-led field trips at Grand Canyon National Park.
VocabularyNational park; National Park Service; National Park System; Colorado Plateau; Colorado River; Conservation; Geography; Inner Gorge; Natural Resources; North Rim; Preservation; South Rim
Last updated: February 24, 2015