Environmental Education Program

Variety’s Peaceable Kingdom Retreat for Children Environmental Education Program (EEP) currently serves 15+ school districts in the central Texas area. This program is designed to work alongside the Texas Essential Knowledge and Skills (TEKS) and Individualized Education Plans (IEP) curriculum required for students in the state of Texas. Our EEP staff, work directly with teachers and campus staff to customize each visit to maximize the student’s education experience at the retreat. Students may participate in our many activities such as the 2.5 miles of nature trails, science, language arts, mathematics and social studies activities designed around our unique location and surrounding natural habitats, swimming, historic log cabin, dinosaur tracks, movie theater, drama & music area, arts and crafts, fishing, animal experiences, and ropes/challenge course.

Variety’s Peaceable Kingdom Retreat for Children
Environmental Education Program - Activities and Lessons

The following lists provides examples of activities our retreat facility offers. Please look this over and provide 3-4 activities your students will be interested in completing. Our facilitators are capable of catering activities to multiple age levels and all ability levels. If you have questions regarding your trip please contact Frank Townsend at frank.townsend@varietytexas.org

or 254-554-5555