See a list of programs for these grade levels:
Download the entire 2016-2017 Expanding the Classroom brochure (2.04MB pdf).
Hard copies of the brochure are also available at most District locations; or, let us know if you would like to receive one in the mail.
Featured Exhibits: 2017
This year students will have the added benefit of touring the 2017 special exhibit, Horses are Quiet, Tractors are Loud as part of their field trip to the Museum of the Grand Prairie (March-December 2017). And students at the Homer Lake Interpretive Center may view its 2017 special exhibit, A Birds-Eye View: 100 Years of a Changing Illinois Landscape (April-December 2017).
Go to the Registration page to find out more about how to register for a program.
Resources for Educators
The Forest Preserve District provides a variety of special resources for teachers, including age-appropriate displays, handbooks and binders, and backpacks for your class to take on the trails.