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Investigate Utah's high mountain ecosystems with these engaging, hands-on lesson plans. Mountain lesson plan PDFs are arranged by grade level under ecology, physical science, and humanities categories. Supplemental materials may be listed below some UNE lesson plans. Also listed, are links to lesson plans from a variety of organizations. 


Utah Nature Explorers:      with USU Forestry Extension:
     Exploring Utah's Forests Map
National Park Service: Outdoor Biology: United States Forest Service: Utah Education Network: The Science of Soil:

Physical Science

Utah Nature Explorers: Utah Education Network:


Utah Nature Explorers:
    • Lesson plans coming soon