Last updated: April 7, 2018
- Grade Level:
- Lower Elementary: Pre-Kindergarten through Second Grade
- State Standards:
- Next Generation Science Standards:
K-LS1-1., 1-L3-1., 2-LS4-1., 3-LS3-1., 3-LS3-2.
Common Core Standards Addressed:
W.K.7, SL.K.1, SL.K.2, L.K.6, 1.RI.1, W.1.8, SL.1.1, W.2.8, SL.2.1, SL.2.2, W.3.2, SL.3.1, SL.3.3, MP.2
Ever wonder what Denali looked like 70 million years ago? Learn about our Cretaceous past during this distance learning program specifically design for K-3rd grade.
The education staff at Denali can visit your classroom for free via the internet. Using a Zoom videoconferencing connection, Denali becomes just a click away. Once connected, our staff will spend about 45 minutes teaching your class about Denali's prehistoric past using interactive lessons and activities. Please contact the Denali education team if you have questions about other videoconferencing platforms.
Pre-conference activity takes about 30-45 minutes, Zoom conference runs ~ 45 minutes.
How to participate:
Registration opens October 8th. Spaces are limited and registration is handled on a first-come, first-served basis. Register using this printable form.
Our free, interactive presentations are available from November 1st through March 8th (with breaks around some major holidays).
Note: Please be aware that Alaska is in the Alaska Time Zone (AKST) and follows daylight savings time changes. Programs cannot start any earlier than 7 am in the Alaska Time Zone, which means programs for schools in Eastern Time cannot start before 11 am, Central Time 10 am, Mountain Time 9 am, and Pacific Time 8 am. Please consider this when listing your available times on the registration form.