Each year the Elkhorn Slough Reserve hosts nearly 4,000 school students who come to explore the wetlands and oak woodlands, learn about nature, and discover the tiny life found in a drop of water. The Elkhorn Slough Reserve is a living laboratory waiting to be explored!
The Elkhorn Slough Reserve Education Program is committed to preparing tomorrow’s environmental leaders by providing them with the knowledge and understanding of the wonderful connectedness of the world they inhabit.
Explore professional development workshops and teaching resources available to help prepare you to bring your students to the Elkhorn Slough Reserve. New Workshops Scheduled for fall 2016. SIGN UP NOW!
Attention Teachers! Transportation Mini-Grants Now Available
The Elkhorn Slough Reserve Education staff and Foundation are pleased to announce the first round of Transportation Mini-Grants to support school field trips to the Elkhorn Slough Reserve. The grants will help meet the expenses of school bus rental to enable teachers to bring their eager students to experience the wonders of the Reserve.
Applications are due September 16, 2016.
Experience two great ways to bring your students to the Elkhorn Slough Reserve:
RESERVE RESOURCES FOR THE CLASSROOM
Unable to bring your students to the Reserve? Bring the Reserve to them!
Check out any one of the many educational kits available or access on-line resources to enrich your classroom learning of environmental topics such watersheds, wetlands, adaptation, and explore math and language arts concepts through the environmental lens.