Pismo State Beach Monarch Butterfly Grove

Pismo State Beach Monarch Butterfly Grove!

** Please note, this program is booked FULL for the remainder of the 2022 School Year. Be sure to check out the Home Learning Page for opportunities to register your class in a webinar on this topic this spring! Recorded videos of this program can also be found in the links below. **

State Park Interpreters will bring the magic of the Pismo State Beach Monarch Butterfly directly into your virtual classroom!

This lesson covers the butterfly life cycle, migration routes, and the importance of conserving the food sources and overwintering habitats of the Western Monarchs. Students will learn how park scientists and managers are working to protect this species and its habitat.

Available Teacher Resources

Explore our Monarch Padlet Page to access digital resources about butterflies!

Learn about the Monarch's Life Cycle with this Virtual Coloring Page

Western Monarch Videos:

Life Cycle


Anatomy & Senses

Sing-Along Music Video!

Full Length Recorded Program Videos:

Kindergarten - 2nd Grade

3rd - 5th Grade

Middle School: 6th - 8th Grade

High School: 9th - 12th Grade

Learn more about our partners :

CCSPA supports and funds interpretive and educational programs that promote understanding and conservation of the natural and cultural resources of the State Parks of San Luis Obispo County, California.