Rollin' on the River: The McClellan-Kerr Arkansas River Navigation System

This Rollin' on the River: The McClellan-Kerr Arkansas River Navigation System lesson plan also includes:

Middle schoolers take a close look at the McClellan-Kerr Arkansas River Navigation system. They study how the Army Corps of Engineers built and monitor the system. Learners discover how a lock and a dam work, and study three benefits of having a dam built on a river: navigation, flood control, and recreation. An worthwhile instructional activity even for people who don't live in Arkansas.

13 Views 10 Downloads
Classroom Considerations

  • This resource is only available on an unencrypted HTTP website. It should be fine for general use, but don’t use it to share any personally identifiable information