Explore - Calaveras Big Trees State Park
Now accepting reservations for Fall 2020!! Program Available for Remote Classrooms
Calaveras Big Trees State Park Introduction Video
Take a journey through the ancient grove of Giant Sequoia in Calaveras Big Trees State Park, LIVE! This massive and fascinating California native is full of surprises and wonder. Let the adventure begin!
Program Topic: Giant Sequoia Ecology at Calaveras Big Trees State Park
As one of the oldest and certainly the biggest trees on earth, there is no doubt their fascinating story of survival will delight and inspire students of all ages. Your students will learn about the history of these magnificent trees through the lens of conservation, as well as their relationship to other living things in the mixed conifer forest habitat, ultimately discovering what makes these trees such a BIG deal! Our interactive, virtual adventure will feature forest ecology, tree life cycle, interdependent relationships, fire science, human impact and conservation.
***Suitable and geared toward all grade levels***
Academic Content Standard Subject Area: Science
NGSS: Interdependent Relationships in Ecosystems
NGSS: Cycles of Matter and Energy Transfers in an Ecosystem
Questions? Contact Us
Park website https://www.parks.ca.gov/?page_id=551
Program sponsored by Save the Redwoods League https://www.savetheredwoods.org/