Conservation-To-Go – Nature in the classroom
Taltree’s education staff will formulate the best program to fit your curriculum, age group and classroom needs. Staff will have fun educational games, props and visual aids to provide the best experience possible. Programs align with Indiana educational standards.
Teachers are free. Parents are $5 each. Student pricing is broken down by program below. Depending upon program customization, additional costs maybe incurred.
Programming is available year round.
Call 219-462-0025 to schedule your program. Program scheduling Naturalist staff can be available between 10 am-3 pm (CT) depending upon date, time and distance to program site.
This program will focus on water quality, the water cycle, and what lives in wetlands. Depending on the year, naturalists will bring tadpoles, newts, salamanders, and frogs to the classroom! Offered to K-8. $3/Student
This program will focus on how to start a veggie garden in your classroom, school, or home, what to expect when planning for a veggie garden, and will end with each student planting their very own small garden! Offered to K-8. $4/Student
This program will focus on everything woodlands. Your class could have the opportunity to dissect owl pellets, learn how to count tree rings, see different birds’ nests, and much more! Offered to 4-8. $3/Student
Science Olympiad Training
This program will introduce both middle and high school Science Olympiad events. Events vary per year. Event topics include, but not limited to, forestry, water quality, ornithology, planets and rocks & minerals. Education staff will explain how the event works, bring props and provide a sample test at the end of the session. Offered to 6-12. $4/Student