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Zion National Park

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Zion National Park is a place with massive sandstone
cliffs, narrow slot canyons, unique wildlife and plants, and a rich history.
Students learn about Zion National Park, the National Park Service, and the
unique ecosystems and history of the southwest as they interact in live time
with a uniformed ranger. Our free programs cover a variety of topics that bring
curriculum to life. Our current distance learning season begins in November, 2019 and continues through April 2020.

2018-2019

Honorable Mention

2017-2018

 

Programs by Zion National Park

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Animals of the Desert - FREE

This program will delve into the food web of Zion National Park while introducing students to the landscape and creatures that live here. Using song, puppets, and videos, rangers from Zion will engage kids in learning all about the desert and the...

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Carving the Canyon - FREE

Trace the geologic history of earth through the stunning canyon walls of Zion National Park. This program introduces students to the unique and complex story of Zion and the southwest, and allows students to gain a deeper understanding of geologic...

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Chat with a Ranger - FREE

In Chat with a Ranger, students learn about Zion National Park, the park service, and the life of a ranger. Students prepare and send questions ahead of time. This program can be adapted to fit different curriculum objectives, and is appropriate...

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Eco Underground - FREE

This program examines the foundation of our ecosystem, and focuses in on biological soil crust, and the microorganisms that create it. Students will learn about the benefits of biological soil crust in various habitats, and examine human impacts...

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Find Your Park - FREE

The Find Your Park program introduces students to the National Park Service emblem and to national park units. It is designed to engage students in critical thinking about our national parks.

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Rescues, Rangers, Trails, and Trivia

This program introduces the landscape of Zion through photographs, videos, and virtual tours. Participants will hear tales of rescues, virtually explore the most popular hikes in Zion, and learn about the animals and plants of Zion. This program...

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Weather in the Desert - FREE

This lively, interactive program is perfect for kindergarten and first grade.

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More About This Provider

Type of Organization

Government Agency

Contact

Cadence Cook   zion_education@nps.gov
State Route 9
Springdale Utah 84767
4357727812
United States

https://www.nps.gov/zion/learn/education/distance-learning.htm

Primary Disciplines

The programs of Zion National Park cover:

Problem Based Learning
Career Education
Language Arts/English
Sciences
Literacy
Writing
Problem Solving
Standards