Whatever activities you plan for your visit, the Center staff is here to support you with guidance and help along with a wide array of books, games, field guides, study cards, slides, activity boxes, binoculars, and more. Teaching supplies and resources available at the Center. (35 KB Word Document) You may also purchase books at the Bookstore .
The National Park Service provides online Curriculum Guides and Ranger-Led Educational Offerings You can also sign your class up for Habitat Restoration Project . Participating in these projects will leave your students with a tangible feeling of accomplishment. Look in the Teacher Handbook for more details and ideas.
Middle and high school groups may also schedule a field study day in the Giacomini Wetlands where students will learn about wetlands ecology, macroinvertebrate populations, and water quality monitoring. Please download the Science at the Seashore flyer (110 KB PDF) for more information and contact lesliea [at] ptreyes [dot] org to inquire about scheduling a field trip.
Natural History Information, PDFs and Links