Education Programs

Field Trips

Field Trips for students grades K-8 at the Nina Mason Pulliam Rio Salado Audubon Center in Phoenix.

 Nature in Your Neighborhood Field Trips  provide K-8 students with hands-on nature and ecology lessons that support classroom curriculum and align with Arizona state science standards. Each field trip includes three interactive, STEM-based stations, focusing on these topics:

  • Birds of Arizona
  • Mammals of Arizona
  • Plants for Birds

Program fee: $5 per student, $3 per chaperone, teachers free. Field Trips run from January-April and September-December, Tuesdays-Fridays, 9am-12 noon (times are flexible). For more info contact Emily Martell at 602-468-6470 x125.

To schedule a Nature in Your Neighborhood Field Trip or an Urban Hummingbird Program presentation, please fill out the Education Program Request Form and email it to: Emily Martell.

Click here to check availability on the Field Trip Calendar for 2017-18.

Urban Hummingbird in-class presentation

This exciting and interactive in-class, standards-aligned experience focuses on local hummingbirds and sparks inquiry by connecting students with nature. Visits include an interactive presentation by an Audubon naturalist and one hummingbird box containing a feeder and monitoring instructions, a game, an identification guide and more! Classes are also invited to follow up with a field trip to the Nina Mason Pulliam Rio Salado Audubon Center. Urban Hummingbird in-class presentation fee: $100. For more information contact Emily Martell at 602-468-6470 x125.

Want to learn more about what you can do to help hummingbirds and other pollinators?  Check out our Native Plants for Native Birds page!

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