Hearst San Simeon State Park

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Hearst San Simeon State Park offers a fun and engaging virtual tour all about the northern elephant seal! Join Park Interpreter Monica to learn about this marine mammal’s adaptations and life cycle, and discover how humans can have a great impact on them. Depending on the grade level, programs last between 45 minutes to an hour. This program is suitable for K-6 audiences.

Keep reading to discover our On-Demand programs and K-6 educational resources from Hearst San Simeon State Park!

This program is fully booked for the 2020-2021 school year but you can still connect with us!

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Available Teacher Resources

Watch a previous broadcast for 3rd-5th graders!

Do your students have any questions that didn't get answered during your program? Ask them on Padlet!

Read "Shelby the Brave Little Pup of San Simeon Bay" to see why elephant seal pups need to be brave! For K-2 audiences.

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