Optional Activity: Corn Grinding Activity (30 mins)
Field Trip Itinerary & Arizona Common Core Standards Addressed
Students will become aware of the Antiquities Act of 1906 and the National Park Service Organic Act (1916). Students will then analyze the historic and scientific value of Tonto National Monument and other National Park Service Units. (3 hour field trip)
Students will explore and collect data in two different ecosystems. Students will then analyze and describe how the ecosystems are different from one another and how they work together to sustain life. (3.5 hour field trip)
We offer customized programs for all other grades who visit Tonto National Monument. Please contact us to design your field trip program!