K-12 Programs

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Bring your students to Biosphere 2!

University of Arizona’s Biosphere 2 offers engaging educational programs for students K-12 that are:

  • Interactive, Unique and FUN!
  • Linked to Next Generation Science Standards
  • Inquiry based and hands-on
Our Most Popular Hands-On Science Experiences

Sustaining Our Biosphere

Wilderness & Marine Science

Earth Essentials - Understanding our Biosphere

Appreciating Biodiversity

Climate Change

Planet Water

Under the Glass and Off the Beaten Path

Behind the Scenes-Ecosystem Services Expeditions

Extending And Enhancing Your Biosphere 2 Experience

Sonoran Desert Discovery

Ocean Gallery Deep Dive

Engineering Mighty Marine Microorganisms

Stay Overnight At Biosphere 2!


Special Evening Experiences & Extended-Day Options

Customized to your Teaching Objectives

Frequently Asked Questions And Testimonials

What to Expect

How to Prepare

Teacher Perspectives

Connecting Art & Science

New! E-STEAM Program


Challenges and Collaboration


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Biosphere 2 - K-12 Program Brochure

Contact - Sydney Fallon, Group Bookings Coordinator 

BIO2-GROUP@email.arizona.edu or 520-621-3960