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RZ-271321-20
Alaska Is: A Collaborative History of Alaska, Digital Publication Project
Julie Decker, Anchorage Museum Association

Grant details: https://securegrants.neh.gov/publicquery/main.aspx?f=1&gn=RZ-271321-20

A Moment in Time: ASCSA (Course or Curricular Material)
Title: A Moment in Time: ASCSA
Author: Anchorage Museum Education Department
Abstract: Use this booklet with 7-12 grade students to investigate the history and events surrounding the 1971 passage of the Alaska Native Claims Settlement Act (ANCSA). In its pages, you will find content, writing, drawing, and activity prompts to help students engage with primary source newspapers and archival images relating to land ownership and Alaska Native land claims. The teacher resource guide contains extension activities, additional primary sources, and further background information to help facilitate the use of this booklet in the classroom or at home.
Year: 2021
Primary URL: https://www.anchoragemuseum.org/programs/for-educators/teaching-resources/a-moment-in-time-ancsa/
Primary URL Description: Link to Teaching Resource for the Curriculum Material.
Audience: K - 12

Alaska Salmon, Migration, and Immigration (Course or Curricular Material)
Title: Alaska Salmon, Migration, and Immigration
Author: Anchorage Museum Education Department
Abstract: Through the two primary sources, Canoe Brand Canned Red Salmon Label and the Automated Fish Butchering Machine, students will build knowledge about how Alaskan canneries have influenced Alaska Native land and harvesting rights, and impacted human migration and immigration in Alaska. Students will learn about the representation of Alaska Native peoples over time in commercial print media. Synthesizing what has been learned, students will create and pitch a research-based and culturally responsive design of a contemporary canned salmon label.
Year: 2021
Primary URL: https://www.anchoragemuseum.org/programs/for-educators/teaching-resources/alaska-salmon-migration-and-immigration/
Primary URL Description: Link to the Teaching Resource for the Curriculum Material.
Audience: K - 12

Anchorage: Maps and Place Names (Course or Curricular Material)
Title: Anchorage: Maps and Place Names
Author: Anchorage Museum Education Department
Abstract: Use this classroom lesson plan with 2nd -12th grade students to explore how maps and photographs record and convey distinct ways of understanding information about a place. Students will learn about various features and functions of a map, think about how a place can change over time through examination of photographs, and consider how place names shape experiences of the Northern landscape by local Indigenous peoples, colonizers, and newcomers.
Year: 2021
Primary URL: https://www.anchoragemuseum.org/programs/for-educators/teaching-resources/anchorage-maps-and-place-names/
Primary URL Description: Link to Teaching Resource for the Curriculum Material.
Audience: K - 12

Cultural Arts: Adornment (Course or Curricular Material)
Title: Cultural Arts: Adornment
Author: Anchorage Museum Education Department
Abstract: Investigate the Dene adornment practices of quilling and beadwork with grades 6-12. Close look at examples of quilling and beadwork from the Anchorage Museum collection, learn from Indigenous knowledge holders through videos and classroom visits, and create culturally appropriate art inspired by Alaska Native quilling and beadwork.
Year: 2021
Primary URL: https://www.anchoragemuseum.org/programs/for-educators/teaching-resources/cultural-arts-adornment/
Primary URL Description: Link to Teaching Resource for the Curriculum Material.
Audience: K - 12

Earthquakes (Course or Curricular Material)
Title: Earthquakes
Author: Anchorage Museum Education Department
Abstract: Use this book with grade 5th-12th grade students to find content, writing, drawing, and activity prompts to inspire students to learn about primary sources from the museum’s archives and their role in our understanding of Alaskan earthquakes. The teacher content packet includes additional extension activities, bibliography, and related content areas.
Year: 2021
Primary URL: https://www.anchoragemuseum.org/programs/for-educators/teaching-resources/earthquakes/
Primary URL Description: Link to Teaching Resources for the Curriculum Material.
Audience: K - 12

Extra Tough: Leadership and Activism by Women of the North (Course or Curricular Material)
Title: Extra Tough: Leadership and Activism by Women of the North
Author: Anchorage Museum Education Department
Abstract: Use this booklet with 7-12 grade students to investigate themes of leadership and activism by women of the North. In its pages, you will find content, writing, drawing, and activity prompts to help students engage with primary source artworks, newspapers, and archival images relating to female leadership and activism in Alaska. The teacher resource guide contains extension activities, additional primary sources, and further background information to help facilitate the use of this booklet in the classroom or at home.
Year: 2021
Primary URL: https://www.anchoragemuseum.org/programs/for-educators/teaching-resources/extra-tough-leadership-and-activism-by-women-of-the-north/
Primary URL Description: Link to Teaching Resources for the Curriculum Material.
Audience: K - 12


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