Documents for Teachers & Group Leaders

Teachers' Manual & Teaching Resources

Creating Coastal Stewardship through Science Curriculum Guides
Created by teachers for teachers, these free middle school curriculum guides provide students with lessons that emphasize the observation of natural processes at Point Reyes National Seashore to stimulate interest in science and environmental stewardship. Based on the California Science Framework and California Science Standards, topics include Tule Elk, Defining Habitats, Discovering Northern Elephant Seals, Observing Pacific Gray Whales, Identifying Resident Birds, Uncovering the San Andreas Fault and Monitoring Creek Health.

  • Monitoring Creek Health Activity Kits are available for check-out at the Education Center. Designed to be used with the curriculum guide, these kits contain materials for creek ecology, aquatic invertebrate study and water quality testing.

Planning Guides - Packing, Meals, Sample Schedules

Program Health & Safety

Point Reyes National Seashore Park Website & Maps

Geology of Point Reyes

Natural History Information

Weather & Tides