Tag Archives: marine protected areas

Jellyfish: Sensational Stinging Survivalists at San Elijo State Beach

November 19th, 2020

Join California State Parks Interpreter Lucy as she unravels the mysteries of Jellyfish (aka jellies) at San Elijo State Beach! This program is geared towards 3rd-5th grade students who will learn about the mysterious lives of jellies and their role in the marine ecosystem. Visit our website http://www.ports-ca.us to learn more about California State Parks’ […]

“The Snail and the Whale” Story Time at MacKerricher State Park

November 16th, 2020

Join California State Parks Interpreter Kat at MacKerricher State Park as she reads “The Snail and the Whale” by Julia Donaldson. Visit our website http://www.ports-ca.us to learn more about California State Parks’ PORTS Home Learning Programs. Follow us on social media @PORTSprogram to become an official #PORTSfan!

MPA Learning Modules

November 5th, 2020

These modules, developed by California State Parks and California Department of Fish and Wildlife, teach students about what MPAs are, why they were created, and how they are being monitored for progress. The modules align with both Common Core State Standards and the Next Generation Science Standards. They are written at a 5th grade level, […]