Have I mentioned lately how much I love our National Parks? In the United States, we have 59 national parks with at least one park in every state. My children and I were privileged to visit six national parks during our recent cross-country trek. What fun we had!
Here is a list of books, educational materials, high-quality free printables, unit studies, and more family-friendly stuff — all related to national parks.
First, we have a couple other posts about national parks — a list of apps and information about becoming a Junior ranger.
Creation-Based Guides to Our National Parks
Creation-Based Videos About Our National Parks
Books about Our National Parks
The Father of our National Parks by Evan Moor Publishers
In Art: America’s National Parks by Creative Learning Connection
National Geographic Guide to National Parks of the United States
National Geographic Guide to State Parks of the United States
Lonely Planet Discover USA’s Best National Parks (Travel Guide)
Your Guide to the National Parks: The Complete Guide to all 58 National Parks
National Parks: The American Experience
Secrets of the National Parks – The Experts Guide to the Best Experiences Beyond the Tourist Trail
Educational Materials for our National Parks
National Parks, Monuments, & Memorials Notebooking Pages by NotebookingPages.com
National Park Locations by NatureBridge
America’s 58 National Parks by Mapquest
Best National Park Adventures for Kids – by National Geographic
U.S. National Parks & Historic Places: Puzzles, Games, & Quizzes by Write Bonnie Rose
Learning as We Go: Teaching Through Travels by Creative Learning Connection (includes a National Parks Lapbook)
Free National Parks and Landmarks Cards from Professor Poppins
U.S. National Parks & Historic Places: Puzzles, Games, & Quizzes – DVD Learning Guide
Secret Yellowstone – DVD Learning Guide
Free Printables about National Parks
Coloring Pages for National Parks and Monuments from USA Printables
Download Free U.S. National Park Maps – by MapCruzin.com
United States National Parks and Monuments Maps – by University of Texas
Unit studies related to National Parks
National Parks Guide by GORP.com
Economic Impact of National Park Service Units by Headwater Economics
U.S National Parks Unit Studies by Lemiloe Publishing — this is a wonderful specific resource list for each of ten parks.