Teacher Created Materials
Teachers enrolled as park Teacher Ranger Teachers and a Park For Every Classroom teachers engaged in an extensive study of "real life" science learning opportunities for classes outdoors in Jamaica Bay. The following lessons were created by these teachers and their students for use by any teachers interested in doing hands on science in Jamaica Bay. For more information about these programs please contact Ranger Geri Kobryn-Blatter at 718-338-3338 ext. 274 or e-mail at e-mail us
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Journalist Jacob Riis was called "New York's most useful citizen," by Theodore Roosevelt. Riis often accompanied Police Commissioner Roosevelt in raids exposing the hardship of life for New York City's poor and immigrant populations and published his photos in newspapers. More...