3rd graders go to the Huntington Gardens

Event Date and Time: 
Friday, January 6, 2017 - 9:00am to 1:00pm

3rd-Grade Students

Friday, January 6, 2017

Huntington Gardens

Adaptations in a Changint World


The Huntington is a research and educatioinal center set amidst 120 acres of breathtaking gardens. Three art galleries and a library showcase magnificent collections of paintings, sculptures, rare books, manuscripts, and decoradive arts. The botanical collection features over 14,000 different species of plants.

Student explore adaptations that have allowed plant populations to thrive around the world. By comparing plants in the gardens, students will relate plants' adaptations to their native habitats and predict how plant forms help them function in a changing environment.

On Friday, January 6, 2017, third-grade students will  be traveling to the world-renowned Huntington Gardens to discover how plants adapt to their environment. Students will be departing La Cananda Preparatory at 9:00 a.m. and returning to campus at 1:00 p.m.


Students will need to bring a sack lunch, including snack and drinks, in a clearly labeled disposable bag. Please make sure that you do not order Choicelunch on a field trip day.


If you would like your child to attend this trip, please complete and retun the attached permission form to the office by Friday, December 9, 2016.