Changing times: The extinction and rediscovery of the Ivory-billed Woodpecker

Through the study of the rediscovery of the Ivory-Billed Woodpecker, students will analyze the physical changes in the state of Arkansas, creating a timeline to depict the changes, and completing a writing prompt for further analysis and opinion. Students will utilize content area textual resources.

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.1.5.5, G.1.6.5, NS.1.5.4, NS.1.8.1, OV.3.5.3, W.5.5.1, W.5.5.10



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