Education Programs

Students touching a brown animal pelt that a ranger is holding during a school field trip in a grassy field.
A ranger with students during an on-site field trip.

Courtesy Friends Of Katahdin Woods & Waters, Kala Rush

Katahdin Woods and Waters National Monument offers free curriculum-based programs and lessons on a variety of topics for grades K-5. These programs align with the Next Generation Science Standards. Rangers will work with you to find a program to fit your classroom needs and consider special requests.

Contact the Education Specialist for more information or to request a program. Please provide the following information in the "Your Message" box:

  • School Name

  • The type and title(s) of the program(s) you are interested in

  • Grade(s) the program is intended for

  • Number of students attending

A ranger holds both hands with wide circles around her eyes as she teaches a class about owls.
Classroom Programs

We bring the park to you! NPS Rangers teach a lesson of your choice that aligns with the K-12 Next Generation Science Standards.

A zoomed in image of a projection on a classroom wall. A NPS Ranger shows nocturnal animals.
Distance Learning

Learn with us from wherever you are! These interactive programs are conducted live through your preferred meeting platform.

A snowy winter scene with bare birch trees lining both sides of the empty trail.
Field Trips To The Monument

Bring your class to experience Katahdin Woods and Waters National Monument firsthand. Choose from a variety of ranger led programs.

Last updated: December 21, 2023

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Mailing Address:

PO Box 446
Patten, ME 04765



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