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    Bandelier

    National Monument New Mexico

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Kindergarten lesson plans

Abert's squirrel eating juniper berries

Abert's squirrels start the alphabet by having a name that begins with A.

photo by sally king

Kindergarten lesson plan on Bandelier ABC's

Lesson Plan- Word Bandelier ABC

Activity - Full Coloring Pages for ABC's (Adobe, 16.4 MB)

Activity - Same Coloring Pages for ABC's broken into smaller sections for easier download (Adobe)
A - F (2.47 MB)
G - M (7.04 MB)
N - T (4.29 MB)
U - Z (2.62 MB)

Activity- ppt Bandelier ABC

Did You Know?

Wild Turkey

The Ancestral Pueblo people made blankets from wet turkey feathers twisted into yucca twine. Turkeys and dogs were the two domesticated animals that lived side by side with the Ancestral Pueblo people.