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Live from the garden with
ms. Smarty plants

The Water Conservation Garden’s virtual-real time programming offers everything teacher love about our garden field trip/assembly, only virtual. Take an adventure with Ms. Smarty-Plants™ to discover the magic of plants, our changing environments, and water capture for conservation!

Each virtual field trip includes a pre-recorded, lesson-specific video with
Ms. Smarty-Plants in the Garden, followed by in -person online classroom instruction. Lessons are paired with a vocabulary sheet, pre and post activities and a Google Review Quiz. To further enhance each student’s experience, a free Ms. Smarty-Plants seed pack will be available for pickup at the water Conservation Garden. Lessons are aligned with Next Generations Science Standards & common core state standards and are designed for grades K-6.

Please select your class grade below to view our lesson plans & schedule your field trip!  *Please be advised we currently have a cap of 35 students per virtual field trip.  Thank you!

PROGRAM DETAILS

Cost: $250/ per class
Duration: 45 minutes
Available: Tuesdays-Fridays

Virtual Field Trip includes:

  • Ms. Smarty-Plants teaching directly to your students
  • Fun, pre-reordered virtual tour of The Water Conservation Garden
  • Engagement among students and breakout sessions for discussion
  • Pre and post resource activities
  • Pre and post resources activities
  • Hosted via ZOOM or platform of your choice. We can send a link or join your class!

Looking for help funding your virtual field trip?

TEACHER TESTIMONIALS

Loved the program, loved all the education my students received and all the knowledgeable staff

Sue McKinnon - 5th Grade - Mendoza Elementary

I’ve been teaching 25 years and this was the best field trip! Awesome staff! Beautiful!

Sally Saltzstein 3rd Grade Teacher - Vista Grade Elementary

FAMILY FIELD TRIPS

Purchase one of our Family Field Trips for your students to visit The Water Conservation Garden.