All program descriptions are listed below the form for reference.
Discovery Garden (Fall/Winter/Spring)
Video Description: Follow along with the Shangri La Educators as we tell the story of Poppy Sunshine, a curious student hoping to learn more about nature! Poppy will go on an adventure through Shangri La Gardens meeting lots of new nature friends along the way. With the help of Poppy’s new friends she will begin to discover the hidden secrets of nature and how plants grow!
Classroom Kit Description: Bring the outside indoors this year with an exciting classroom gardening project! Students will dive into learning how to identify the different parts of a plant, what exactly a plant needs to grow and beginner gardening skills. Your classroom kit will include all the materials necessary to create a miniature classroom garden. Each student will have the opportunity to sow their very own seed in individual student containers. Watch your student’s excitement and curiosity grow each day as your classroom experiences their seeds come to life!
Local Legends: Animals of Southeast Texas (Fall/Winter/Spring)
Video Description: Investigate the animals who call Southeast Texas home. It’s exciting to explore exotic animals, but our Texas animal friends deserve some attention too. Show off your Texas pride by getting to know the animals with whom we share our state. We’ll explore animals that live in the swamp, forest, meadow, and bayou. Can you guess who we might meet on this adventure?!
Classroom Kit Description: Use what you discovered to play Local Legends BINGO! But wait, this is not just a regular bingo game, it’s also an exciting challenge. The student who calls BINGO first even gets a prize!
Animal Abodes (Fall/Winter/Spring)
Video Description: Out in the wilderness the animals roam, out in the wilderness looking for a home! Explore animal habitats as we take an adventure through Shangri La Gardens. We’ll search in trees, under rocks, and in holes to discover the places animals call home.
Classroom Kit Description: Use what you discovered and take on the habitat challenge! Students choose their favorite animal and design a mini habitat for them. Design a habitat that we explored in the video or make one that is completely new! We’ll send along a classroom set of materials.
Call 409-670-9113 or email Jamie Massa, firstname.lastname@example.org, to reserve Question Session Programs.
Live Virtual Question Session (Fall/Winter/Spring)
Sign up for a live virtual question conference with our Shangri La Educators. In this 20-minute session your students can ask questions about content from one of our program videos! Schedule the date, time, and video you’d like to discuss. We can’t wait to hear your questions. This is a LIVE scheduled session.
LIVE Virtual Field Trip – Teachers Choice!
Join us for a 20-minute LIVE virtual field trip where we’ll explore the best of the gardens, together. Is there something you especially miss about Shangri La Gardens? We can customize this LIVE virtual experience to explore your favorite place, or a Shangri La Educator will assist you in choosing a feature that looks especially spectacular depending on the season.