Encyclopedia of Arkansas: Everything you wanted to know about our state and more!

One goal of this unit is to introduce students to the Encyclopedia of Arkansas website and teach them to navigate the site independently in order to learn more about the contributions made by Arkansans. A second goal is to teach students how to use technology tools to complete a task.

Lesson Plan

Courtesy of CALS Butler Center for Arkansas Studies

Grade Level:5-8 Middle School

Time period:Modern Era 1968 to Present

Arkansas Academic Standards are subject to revision every six years by the Arkansas Department of Education. The frameworks used in the majority of lesson plans on the Arkansas History Hub are from the 2006 Social Studies Frameworks and the 2007 Arkansas History Amendments and School Library Media Frameworks.

G.2.5.1, G.2.5.2, G.2.6.1, G.2.6.2, WWP.9AH.7-8.12



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