Arlington Echo Outdoor Education Center

Arlington Echo Outdoor Education Center offers Anne Arundel County students year-round opportunities to experience the natural environment. The Outdoor Education programs at Arlington Echo use environmental and outdoor learning to enhance, extend and enrich classroom curriculum. Arlington Echo mainly hosts fourth grade elementary students on day and overnight trips, but also hosts middle and high school groups. During their stay, students participate in environmental and outdoor lessons on a variety of topics relating to the Chesapeake Bay and its surroundings. While developing a positive environmental ethic and sense of stewardship, students learn the meaning of respecting each other as well as respecting the environment.

Contact Info
Address: 975 Indian Landing Road, Millersville, Maryland 21108. Anne Arundel County. Tel: 410-222-3822. Website: www.arlingtonecho.org. Hrs: Vary.

Trip Info
Grade Level: K-12th. Activity Type: Day Trips, Overnights, Guided Tours, Guided Activities. Recomm. Length of Visit: 1/2 - 1 day. Cost: Fee.

SUPPORTS CLASSROOM LEARNING IN: Environmental Studies
SUPPORTS SCOUT BADGES IN: Environmental Science. 

Lesson Plan To Enrich This Class Trip

Nature Exploration Lesson Plan

One single tree can provide the oxygen required for two human beings and over 8,000 sheets of paper. Nature centers and state parks provide a hands-on environment to discover facts about native plants and animals, as well as ways to preserve these natural resources.... Continue