Resources for Teachers
Teachers, do you want to bring your lessons to life?
Great Parks' educators and certified staff members ignite a passion for science and history in students of all ages.
We have options for you!
Welcome to Great Parks of Hamilton County’s school program offerings for the 2022–2023 school year! We’re bringing the best of nature to you, wherever your classroom may be.
Great Parks is offering you and your students both virtual and in-person school programming.
All programs address Ohio’s Learning Standards and respective content statements for kindergarten through eighth grade. See our listings below for year-round programs and topics that are already created for specific subjects and age groups. If you don’t see a program that meets your educational needs, contact us. Our staff can work with you to design custom programs for any grade. For more information, call 513-521-7275 or email us.
Parks in the Classroom and Virtual Programs
If you are unable to make it to the parks, Great Parks can come to you! With a selection of virtual programs and Parks in the Classroom programs, Great Parks has the perfect match for your curriculum. For more information, call 513-521-7275 or email us.
Field Trips in the parks
2022–2023 In-Person School Programs:
Kindergarten Program Guide
First Grade Program Guide
Second Grade Program Guide
Third Grade Program Guide
Fourth Grade Program Guide
Fifth Grade Program Guide
Sixth Grade Program Guide
Seventh Grade Program Guide
Eighth Grade Program Guide
Programs specifically designed for homeschool students take place in the spring and fall at Miami Whitewater Forest, Winton Woods and Woodland Mound. Topics, dates and times vary with the season.
Homeschool groups are also welcome to email us to book a private program.
Great Parks Nature Center at The Summit
Hang out at our nature center in Roselawn! Great Parks Nature Center at The Summit provides opportunities to connect you to nature through hands-on crafts, nature-themed activities and live animal experiences.