Create a Schoolyard Habitat ® for Monarchs and Other Pollinators
Pollinator-friendly schoolyard gardens provide monarch habitat and cross-curricular learning.
Schools and school communities can host monarch butterfly habitat on school grounds to learn about wildlife conservation and support cross-curricular learning. This website provides tips to help schools get started, select appropriate plants and design pollinator-friendly monarch habitat according to the National Wildlife Federation’s Schoolyard Habitat program. Regular and seasonal maintenance considerations and information about outdoor learning in the schoolyard habitat are also included.