Take a look at different types of volcanoes with an emphasis on northern Arizona. Suggested follow-up field trip: “Sunset Crater Volcano Tour”.
For the Birds
Students are introduced to bird watching and sharpen their listening skills by identifying local bird calls!
Living within your Climate: From Pueblo Times to Modern Times
Sustainable living isn’t a new idea! Learn about sustainability through archaeology, focusing on northern Arizona. Suggested follow-up field trip: Wupatki or Walnut Canyon National Monuments.
Midnight Hunters: Owls
Through hands-on activities and props, students will learn the importance of these hunters as well as their unique body adaptations for catching prey. Be aware of potential Native American cultural conflicts.
By using facial patterns, students will identify various local animal skulls. Be aware of potential Native American cultural conflicts.
Starry Skies (1 hour)
Students will understand how the rotation and revolution of the earth affect the stars we see throughout the year. Students will also make their own Flagstaff star chart!
Trash and the Three R’s
Students learn how to reduce waste, reuse materials, and recycle in Flagstaff. Supported by the City of Flagstaff. Suggested follow-up field trip: “Recycling Center Tour.”