• pond surrounded by green brush, reflecting a distant range of snow-covered mountains that are dominated by one massive mountain

    Denali

    National Park & Preserve Alaska

Curriculum Materials

`
  • aerial image of glacier, steep mountains

    Featured Materials

    Denali Rocks!

    Discover the Geology of Mount McKinley (Denali) Explore »

Browse Our Curriculum Materials

Results

Showing results 1-10 of 19

  • Yellowstone National Park

    Making Tracks

    Making Tracks

    Students will explore the similarities and differences between their tracks and those of wolves and bears.

  • Denali National Park & Preserve

    Denali Rocks!

    Denali Rocks!

    Teachers have long used Denali to inspire students and to make learning an adventure. This curriculum takes 6th to 8th grade students to the top of North America as they explore the geology behind the continent's highest peak and the park surrounding it. The eight lessons in this guide are designed to be used as a unit, but individual lessons can be pulled out and incorporated into other geology units.

  • Denali National Park & Preserve

    Fly Away! (Exploring Migration)

    Fly Away! (Exploring Migration)

    In "Fly Away! (Exploring Migration)," students will know how to define migration and how migration helps some animals to survive. Our extensive "Fly Away!" curricula unit is broken into twelve lesson plans, each taking 30 - 90 minutes to complete, and targeted at varying grade levels. A class needn't complete every lesson in the unit - each lesson comes with its own set of objectives and resources. This is lesson 1 of the unit.

  • Denali National Park & Preserve

    The People and the Land (On the Move)

    The People and the Land (On the Move)

    In "People and the Land (On the Move)," students will learn the concept of meeting needs to survive; reasons for human migration; and the affects of geography on travel. Our "People and the Land" unit is broken into five lesson plans, taking 30 - 180 minutes to complete, and targeted at varying grade levels. A class needn't complete every lesson in the unit - each lesson comes with its own set of objectives and resources. This is lesson 1 of the unit.

  • Denali National Park & Preserve

    Fly Away! (Being a Biologist)

    In "Fly Away! (Being a Biologist)," students will take on the role of a biologist, researching golden eagles and presenting information to the class. Our extensive "Fly Away!" curricula unit is broken into twelve lesson plans, each taking 30 - 90 minutes to complete, and targeted at varying grade levels. A class needn't complete every lesson in the unit - each lesson comes with its own set of objectives and resources. This is lesson 12 of the unit.

  • Denali National Park & Preserve

    The People and the Land (Changing Times)

    The People and the Land (Changing Times)

    In "People and the Land (Changing Times)," students will how and when cultural interactions occurred in the Denali area, and how those interactions changed each culture. Our "People and the Land" unit is broken into five lesson plans, taking 30 - 180 minutes to complete, and targeted at varying grade levels. A class needn't complete every lesson in the unit - each lesson comes with its own set of objectives and resources. This is lesson 4 of the unit.

  • Denali National Park & Preserve

    The People and the Land (What is a Community?)

    In "People and the Land (What is a Community?)," students will learn what differentiates a group of people from a community. Our "People and the Land" unit is broken into five lesson plans, taking 30 - 180 minutes to complete, and targeted at varying grade levels. A class needn't complete every lesson in the unit - each lesson comes with its own set of objectives and resources. This is lesson 2 of the unit.

  • Denali National Park & Preserve

    Fly Away! (Homing Experiment)

    Fly Away! (Homing Experiment)

    In "Fly Away! (Homing Experiment)," students will learn how different animals use different senses to know when to migrate and how to navigate. Our extensive "Fly Away!" curricula unit is broken into twelve lesson plans, each taking 30 - 90 minutes to complete, and targeted at varying grade levels. A class needn't complete every lesson in the unit - each lesson comes with its own set of objectives and resources. This is lesson 6 of the unit.

  • Denali National Park & Preserve

    Fly Away! (Golden Eagle Life Cycle)

    Fly Away! (Golden Eagle Life Cycle)

    In "Fly Away! (Golden Eagle Life Cycle)," students learn which seasons eagles spend in Denali, when they leave, what season they spend outside the park, and when they return. Our extensive "Fly Away!" curricula unit is broken into twelve lesson plans, each taking 30 - 90 minutes to complete, and targeted at varying grade levels. A class needn't complete every lesson in the unit - each lesson comes with its own set of objectives and resources. This is lesson 8 of the unit.

  • Denali National Park & Preserve

    Fly Away! (Migration Cues)

    Fly Away! (Migration Cues)

    In "Fly Away! (Migration Cues)," students will learn how different animals use different senses to know when to migrate and how to navigate. Our extensive "Fly Away!" curricula unit is broken into twelve lesson plans, each taking 30 - 90 minutes to complete, and targeted at varying grade levels. A class needn't complete every lesson in the unit - each lesson comes with its own set of objectives and resources. This is lesson 5 of the unit.

Did You Know?

several languages written in their own script

Information on planning a trip to Denali is available in foreign languages. Currently available are: Korean | Japanese | Chinese, simplified | Chinese, traditional | Deutsch | Français | Россию More...