Cave Lesson Plans

We offer lesson plans for various age levels to help make your group's Crystal Cave experience even more enlightening. Group tour packages are available with and without gem panning.

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Grade Level Without Gem Panning With Gem Panning
Kindergarten - 2nd K - 2 K - 2
3rd & 4th 3 - 4 3 - 4
5th & 6th 5 - 6 5 - 6


Word Games

Grade Level Crossword Word Search
Kindergarten - 2nd   Game / Key
3rd & 4th Game / Key Game / Key
5th & 6th Game / Key Game / Key


Other Activities

Coloring Pages Crafts
Flying Bat Make a Volcano
Cephalopod Egg Carton Bat
Crinoids Make a Speleothem
Gastropod Make a Speleothem Teacher Guide
DIY Gastropod My First Rock Collection ages 3-5
Hanging Bat My Rocks - Pre K to K
Trilobite Pet Rock
Other Games Quick Trilobite Cookies
Bat Maze Easy/Medium/Hard Trilobite Cookies
Fossil Word Match /Key Rock Cookie Activity
Fossil Picture Match /Key Trilobite Mask