A Ranger in Your ClassroomA ranger will visit your classroom to lead students in structured activities relating their study of the sciences to Joshua Tree National Park. All education programs are curriculum-based (California State Education Standards) and free of charge.
Follow the steps outlined below to schedule a ranger visit to your classroom.
1. Select a Program
Joshua Tree National Park rangers offer in-class programs. Each program lasts one hour. Programs must be scheduled one month prior to date presented. Programs dates are on a first come, first served basis. Once a program date is confirmed, it cannot be changed.
2016-17 Program List (1.7 MB Microsoft Word document)
2. Submit a Reservation Request Form
Download, completely fill out, and return via email or standard mail.
Things to keep in mind while filling out this form:
3. Receive ConfirmationOnce we receive your request form, we'll add you to our calendar and send you a confirmation email that includes pre- and post-visit activities and information about the visit. You can also find lesson plan and activity materials on the Curriculum Materials page.
4. Prepare Your Class
Our rangers are committed to presenting an engaging educational program to your class. We need a commitment from YOU, our school partners, for success: