Bryce Canyon National Park
Young scholars research the geological formations of Bryce Canyon region and how it was used by Mormon settlers, scientists, government agencies, and tourists.
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Personal Stories of the National Parks
Middle schoolers explore historical information about U.S. national parks using the stories of Edward and Margaret Gehrke as a primary source document. For this United States geography, history, and literacy lesson, students view the...
6th - 8th Visual & Performing Arts
Looking for a Windshield Experience
Students identify American geography by participating in a national parks activity. In this road trip lesson, students view the Ken Burns documentary "National Parks" and identify the importance of automobiles in the park system....
2nd - 6th Visual & Performing Arts
The Wilderness Concept: Our National Parks, History and Issues
Young scholars examine the history of the National parks. In groups, they discuss the concepts of conservation and preservation. They discuss the use of natural resources and how some are renewable and non-renewable. To end the lesson,...
6th - 8th Science