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Descanso Gardens

Descanso Gardens
Courtesy of Descanso Gardens
Program Description

Docent-led Tour

A Day of Discovery at Descanso Gardens: Beyond the Bell Office of Outdoor and Environmental Education, in collaboration with the Descanso Gardens Education Office, proudly offers A Day of Discovery at Descanso Gardens. Students will investigate several of California’s native habitats; draw correlations between living and non-living components, and record observations in journals provided. Highlights include:

  • Earth and Life Science core curriculum (data driven content)
  • Inquiry Cycle based
  • Field Study focus promotes Cooperative Learning, Instructional Conversation, and Academic Language Development
  • Opportunity for students to connect classroom curriculum to the natural environment – brings classroom learning into the real world!
  • Builds background knowledge

Recommended Grade Levels



Free, Fees Apply


1418 Descanso Dr

La Cañada Flintridge, CA 91011



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