ERIC Number: ED477904
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2002
Reference Count: N/A
Eight Stars of Gold--The Story of Alaska's Flag. High School Activities (Grades 9-12).
Alaska State Museum, Juneau.
This activities booklet focuses on the story of Alaska's flag. The booklet is intended for use in teaching high school students. Each activity contains: background information; a summary and time estimate, Alaska state standards, a step-by-step technique for classroom implementation of the activity, assessment tips, materials and resources needed, and a vocabulary. Activities included are: "Eight Stars of Gold: The Story of Alaska's Flag (What Should I Remember about Alaska's Flag?)"; "Alaska Native Rights since Statehood (How Has the Situation in Alaska Changed?)"; "Flag Songs and Anthems"; and "Flags--Art or 'Art'? (Can a Flag Be 'Art'?)." Includes "Parts of the Catalog," an oral presentation scoring guide, a debate scoring guide, and an ideas and opinions sheet on "What is Art?" (BT)
Descriptors: Academic Standards, Art, Citizenship, High Schools, Language Arts, Primary Sources, Social Studies, State History, State Standards, Student Evaluation
Alaska State Museum, 395 Whittier St., Juneau, AK 99801-1718. Tel: 907-465-2901; Fax: 907-465-2976; Web site: http://www.museums.state.ak.us/. For full text: http://www.museums.state.ak.us/EightStars/activities.html.
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Learner; Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Practitioners; Students; Teachers
Authoring Institution: Alaska State Museum, Juneau.
Identifiers - Location: Alaska