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further educational opportunities beyond ParkWise
visit some of these:
with Historic Places - Teaching
with Historic Places (TwHP) uses properties listed in the National
Park Service's National Register of Historic Places to enliven history,
social studies, geography, civics, and other subjects. TwHP has
created a variety of products and activities that help teachers
bring historic places into the classroom.
- Includes links to The Learning Place, Teacher Resources, Training
& Development and Partners in Parks.
- "The place for education and interpretation on ParkNet"
World War II National Historic Area -
For Kids -
education pages including "Harriet's Story, coloring pages
and a quiz
National Park - Teacher's
Corner - Background
Information, Lesson Plans and Issues for Discussion and Debate on
Badlands National Park
Denali National Park and Preserve Kennels
- information about the
sled dog kennels and curriculum-based projects that will get you
thinking about all of the ways math, science, and social sciences
are used in working with the dogs.
Glacier Bay National Park and Preserve
About the Park
- activities, information and an introduction to the issues and
research taking place in Glacier Bay.
Lake Clark National Park and Preserve
Page - activities and information for kids.
Everglades National Park - educational
classroom activities, resources for teachers, recommended reading,
Olympic National Park - Teachers
pages and Kids Link
teach about this park in the Pacific northwest.
White Sands National Monument Education
Fact Sheets -
on the sands and the animals of this desert park.