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For Students

Welcome!

Gather friends, family, or pets and start traveling through the Sonoran Desert - make sure you wear a hat and have plenty of water to drink!!

***The tutorials are under construction, check back next week. ***

Explore what a desert is and what influences its formation.

What is a Desert?

Grades K-3

Students watch and learn about the three characteristics that define a desert.

What is a Desert?

Grades 4-8

Students watch and learn about the three characteristics that define a desert.

How are Deserts Formed?

Grades 4-8

Teaches students how deserts are formed.

Investigate the crazy plants and animals of the Sonoran Desert.

Virtual Habitat

Grades K-8

Entice your students through the exploration of the Sonoran Desert using this interactive tool to discover the unique plants and animals that live here.