What have other teachers and curriculum
directors said about the benefits of the Mississippi River
Teacher Resource Kit ?
thought you would like to know that we have adopted the Mississippi River
Teacher Resource Kit as
our model for River Studies. "
-- Dr. Dean Hartmann, Iowa Rivers Curriculum Project
This would be good for any district located on any river. Wetlands,
migratory pathways, wildlife and shoreline observations are not unique to life along the
--Mike Hartoonian, Social Studies
Wisconsin Dept. Public Instruction
The Mississippi River Guide is impressive. The student workbook is
chock full of facts, enrichment activities, and it's entertaining. I read it all in one
sitting just for the information it contained!
--District Social Studies Curriculum Advisor, Sparta, Wisconsin
See Sample Pages
from the Activity Guide |
Our teachers love the Activity Guide because the concepts have all been digested for
them. They can open the package and teach. It's easy for teachers in the lower grades to
interpret to their students. The writing is perfect for my 10 year olds. I like it because
it doesn't talk down to them. Older kids, through high school, can work directly from the
---Ann Webb, Jemicy School, Owings Mills, Md
We are a private school catering mainly to students who are dyslexic. We love the Mississippi
River Resource Kit! We find the whole package is wonderfully interactive! So
many opportunities for kids to "take on a role."
--Odyssey School, Baltimore, Md
Mississippi River Teacher Resource Kit for only
$82.00 includes the
- Mississippi River Activity Guide Teacher
Edition, Workbook and Application Notes as above
- Three 250-page Resource Books, Volumes 1 , 2, 3 AND 4 of
Discover! America's Great River Road
by river author Pat Middleton (chock
full of interviews, historic photos, charts and fascinating river info)
- Poster-sized map of the entire Mississippi River valley, with river towns and history
notes, also an Army Corps of Engineers brochure describing the upper river Navigational
about river author, Pat Middleton |
| See DISCOVER! Guides by Pat Middleton
(correlated with the Activity Guide)
The Teacher Edition of the Mississippi River Activity Guide,
with Teacher Guide incorporated is available NOW in our new 2000 edition for
just $13.95! SAVE $10!!
Suggested for those who already have the DISCOVER! Resource
Includes suggested classroom activities for each page of the student
workbook. Includes references to
additional resources with the poster-sized
map. Loose leaf pages for easy classroom copying.
It is illegal to copy workbook pages unless you have purchased this specially licensed
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