Lesson Plan

Curriculum Materials from Bent's Old Fort National Historic Site

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Grade Level:
Upper Elementary: Third Grade through Fifth Grade
Subject:
Social Studies
Lesson Duration:
60 Minutes

Objective

These lessons were developed in 2016, focusing on experiential education while keeping in mind current standards and integration of curriculum subjects: math, science, art, geography, reading and writing.

Background

Lessons focus on daily life at Bent's Old Fort and its role with the Santa Fe Trail.

Visit the park's website: https://www.nps.gov/beol/learn/education/curriculummaterials.htm

Preparation

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Materials

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Procedure

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