Distance Learning

Animals of Rocky Mountain National Park

Grade Level:
Lower Elementary: Pre-Kindergarten through Second Grade
Common Core Standards:
K.SL.1, K.SL.2, 1.SL.1, 1.SL.2, 2.SL.1, 2.SL.2
State Standards:
CO State Standards: SC09-GR.K-S.2-GLE.1, SC09-GR.1.-S.2-GLE.1, SC09-GR.1-S.2-GLE.2, SC09-GR.2-S.2-GLE.2; Next Generation Science Standards: NGSS1-LS1-2, NGSS-LS3-1

Rocky Mountain National Park's 415 square miles holds a diversity of wildlife including 66 species of mammals and over 280 species of birds. 

Join an education ranger as they introduce five animals that call Rocky Mountain National Park home, noting the differences between their parents and offspring, while exploring the characteristics that help them survive in this diverse landscape.

Participants: designed for preK - 2nd grade learners, minimum group size = 5, recommended maximum group size = 35.
Primary Disciplines: STEM, Sciences,
Program Length: 30-45 minutes



How to Participate
Call our Education Specialist at 970-586-1338 to schedule a program. Requests are handled on a first come, first served basis.

Equipment Requirements
To connect with Rocky Mountain National Park you will need a stable Internet connection, a web cam, and a projector (or similar set up) so the entire class can see the ranger on screen.

Last updated: February 28, 2022