Lessons : National Parks
Oregon School Library Standards (OASL)
Crosswalk with Common Core Anchor Standards,
AASL (American Association of School Librarians)
and ISTE (International Society for Technology in Education).
Science and History Standards
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Don't miss the Department of the Interior's FAQ on the "Every Kid in a Park" initiative.
This link provides short video clips that would serve as a great intro to the concept of "National Parks."
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A variety of lesson materials including info. from the NPS Junior Ranger and Webranger programs, and lessons from the Ken Burns documentary, The National Parks: America's Best Idea.