Folklife Resources for Educators
Materials Related to Geology
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The Catskills: A Sense of Place
by The Catskill Center for Conservation and Development, Inc.
A series of five curriculum guides designed for grades 3-12 about the natural and cultural features of the Catskill Mountain Region. The five guides include: Module 1: Water Resources of the Catskills (208 p. PDF); Module 2: Geography & Geology of the Catskills (191 p. PDF); Module 3: Ecosystems of the Catskills (231 p. PDF); Module 4: Human History of the Catskills (165 p. PDF); and Module 5: Culture & Arts / Building Catskills Communities (192 p. PDF). Each module contains a bibliography of resource persons, publications, Web sites, and New York State standards-based lesson plans. A printed copy of the modules can be ordered at cost from the Catskill Center for Conservation and Development.
|Grade Level: 3-5; 6-8; 9-12
||Curriculum: Science; History and Social Studies; Geography; Art and Culture
|Resource Type: Lesson plans; Activities
|Subjects: Cultural geography; New York (State)--Social life and customs; Geology; Human ecology; Geography; History; Environmental sciences; Recreation; Community life; Folklore
Geographic locations: New York (State); Catskill Mountains Region (N.Y.)
Catskill Center for Conservation and Development, Inc.
PO Box 504, 43355 Route 28
Arkville NY 12406
(845) 586-2611. ex. 108