Arboretum Field Visit Teacher Forms
Please click on the links below to access the PDF files containing important information and forms.
Field Trip Checklist
New! A one page checklist to help you plan and keep track of all the field trip details.
Great for both new and returning teachers!
Teacher Confirmation Letter
Details about your trip to the Arboretum-for all classes except Maple Syruping.
Teacher Confirmation Letter-Maple Syruping
Details about your maple syruping field trip.
Details about our field trip weather policy.
Transportation Reimbursement Form - for all districts EXCEPT ISD 742
Please complete and return this form to us after your visit.
Lunch on Campus
Information regarding lunch plans if you would like your students to eat at Saint John's.
Letter to Parents
Please print this out and send a copy home with each of your students.
Saint John's Campus Map and Driving Directions
For bus drivers and chaperones.
Preparing Students To Be Outdoors
Suggestions on how to properly prepare students for outdoor conditions, such as the weather and ticks.
Other Options on Campus
Listing of other experiences on the CSB/SJU campuses appropriate for school groups.
Suggestions on how to increase the quality of your students' field trip experience.
An optional, on-site activity at the end of a field trip to help connect your students' learning at the Arboretum to their learning in your classroom.
Listing of upcoming events at the Arboretum that are specific for teachers.
Resources About Ticks
Available for teachers who want to send them home with students after a field trip. Most appropriate for younger students. Email Sarah Gainey to request them.
Tick Info for Kids
Written to inform kids about ticks, including identifying, how to remove, and a crossword puzzle.
Tick Info for Adults
Information about ticks for adults from the Minnesota Department of Health.