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PARK BASED LEARNING

“The parks do not belong to one state or to one section.... The Yosemite, the Yellowstone, the Grand Canyon are national properties in which every citizen has a vested interest"                                                                                                                                                                                      -  Stephan T. Mather 

Authentic. Engaging. Inquiry-Based. Interdisciplinary. Content and Skill Focused.

Our project gallery is updated frequently with new projects for you to download and try. Click on any logo for a project overview. 

Hopewell Culture Nat'l Historic Park

Secondary - Middle 

Subjects - Math, ELA  

Driving Question - How did the Hopewell people use mathematics to construct their monumental earthworks?

Little Bighorn Battlefield Nat'l Monument

Secondary - High  

Subjects - Social Studies, ELA 

Driving Question - How can we ensure that the stories of all Americans are represented in our history?

Secondary - Middle or High  

Subjects - ELA, Social Studies 

Driving Question - How can historic trails improve communities?

Lewis and Clark Nat'l Historic Trail

Lincoln Boyhood Nat'l Memorial

Elementary 

Subjects - Art, ELA, Social Studies 

Driving Question - How does art help us learn about people who have made our world a better place?

Bears Ears Nat'l Monument

Secondary - Middle or High

Subjects - ELA, Government

Driving Question - How does balancing the needs and views of different groups influence the management of public land?

Denali Nat'l Park and Preserve

Lower Elementary 

Subjects - Science, ELA

Driving Question - How can we help Denali’s Canine Rangers protect park visitors?

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Pullman Nat'l Monument

Secondary - Middle or High

Subjects - Social Studies, ELA, Design

Driving Question - How can we design a working-class community that meets the needs of businesses and workers?

Projects Slated For Release Soon! 

Pu’uhonua O Honaunau Nat'l Historic Park

Secondary - Middle

Subjects - Social Studies, ELA

Driving Question - What cultural aspects are essential for a society to be considered a civilization?

Redwood Nat'l and State Parks

Elementary or Secondary Middle

Subjects - Science, STEM

Driving Question - How can we use our understanding of science to help design new ways of protecting California's Redwoods? 

Elementary

Subjects - Social Studies, Math, ELA

Driving Question - What role did Spanish forts play in the colonization of the New World?

Castillo de San Marcos Nat'l Monument

We are always looking for feedback as a way improve our projects and make them more teacher and student friendly, so please consider giving us feedback with this form!

 

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Contact Us via Email  -  parkbasedlearning@gmail.com

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