Educator Resources

Come Learn About What Makes Our Deserts So Wonderfully Wild!

The Living Desert Zoo and Gardens offers numerous educational opportunities to learn about desert plants and animals. The following resources can be used in the classroom or as part of your visit to the Zoo.

Desert Tortoise

Desert Tortoise Resources

Learn how to protect the desert tortoise.
western monarch

North American Monarch SAFE

Help us save the western monarch!
desert tortoise

Mojave Maxine Contest

The 2024/2025 Mojave Maxine Contest will begin on November 1! In the meantime, learn more about Mojave Maxine and the contest.
educator resources by grade

Downloadable Resources

Tailored activities and teaching materials for grades K-6.

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