Water Discovery Program – Activity Guide

The Water Discovery Field Trip program incorporates hands-on educational activities tailored to grade levels, tours of the wetlands and engages students in learning about current water and environmental challenges in a fun, outdoor environment. The program aligns with California State Curriculum Standards; Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) and Next Generation Science Standards (NGSS).

During the field trip, students will partake in the Wildlife Observation Study / Nature Walk and three activities from the Activity Guide selected by the teacher.

View Activity Guide (PDF Format)

Click on the grade levels below for an overview of the activities with standards.


1st Grade

2nd Grade

3rd Grade

4th Grade

5th Grade

6th Grade

7th Grade

8th Grade

9th-12th Grade