4th Grade: Who's Home at Tonto National Monument?
Students will discover the many different animals living at Tonto National Monument and in the Sonoran Desert by participating in activities to classify animals and identify their defining characteristics and adaptations. 45 min in-class ranger program Arizona Common Core Standards Met
High School:Building a Life in Tonto Basin
Students will learn about engineering in the prehistoric southwest by exploring how the Salado people built their homes, dug irrigation canals, and engineering their food source (maize corn). 45 min in-class ranger program
(928) 467-2241 Please call if you have any question on Tonto National Monument or the cliff dwellings. Call to check availability and book a guided tour for the Upper Cliff Dwelling (November through April).