Share the love of our National Parks with your students! This is a 47 page unit that you can use to complete a research project on Mesa Verde National Park in Colorado. There are many activities to choose from and you will be able to use them to differentiate depending on your students needs.
It contains the following:
Students need to put Mesa Verde National Park on a map of Colorado.
Sheets for students to use to research Mesa Verde National Park. (differentiated)
-Landforms (research and make a model)
-Plants and Trees
-MUST Do (design an advertisement)
Why is this park unique?
You are a park ranger, plan a tour of the park
Write an argumentative piece to convince someone to go to Mesa Verde National Park for vacation.
Plan a weeks vacation to Mesa Verde National Park for a family of four.
Final copy sheets
Sheet for classmates to use to take notes while they listen to report about the park
Write a Postcard about your visit to Mesa Verde: color, black and white, create your own
Sample vacation plan and postcard
Colorado State Report
Other National Parks
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