The majority of these activities are aligned to the California Education and the Environment Initiative (EEI) curriculum.
"EEI helps student understand their relationship to the environment while preparing them to be critical thinker and 21st century problem solvers". -California Department of Resource Recycling and Recovery. (CalRecycle)
Rancho Buena Vista Adobe
Our field trip is set for May 19!
Rancho Buena Vista High School Web Publishing and Media Design Students and Bobier Broncos ASES student will be visiting two of Adobes in Vista. Together, we will be taking a tour, dipping candles, tooling and branding leather! We are also going to visit Rancho Guajome on the same day to take a tour and have lunch on the Ranch!
California's Lands: Then and Now
Land use patterns in California and how these patterns have changed.
The Geography of Where we live
EEI 3.1.1 3.1.2
Let's learn about California geography!
Deserts, mountains, valleys, hills, coastal areas, oceans, lakes
The first people of California
- Exploring current Tribal Regions
Exploring Wagon Trails
Our Wonderful World
Grey Whale Migrations
Drawing a Shark on a grid
Where do sharks live?
Let's map the ocean homes of your favorite sharks!
Pacific Rim of Fire
- Activity Page on Tlachac dot Com
National Geographic Ring of Fire Interactive Map
Lets make a StoryMap
Groups 1,2, 4
Mapping the Classroom
Harold and the Purple Crayon
Drawing my House - Art Walk Art Show
Mapping our classroom
Geography, Mapping terms: Symbols, Birds Eye View
Mapping Our School
Using Map Notes in Arc GIS Brown Bears are Grizzly Bears
Brown Bear, Brown Bear, What do you see? Book
Arbitrary color- Art Walk Art Show
North America - Canada, United States, Mexico, Central America
Geography & Mapping terms: Legend
Poetry in Motion
Poem: Magic Carpet Ride by Silverman
Google Maps: Find Vista, Maine, Spain and Africa using ArcGIS
Geography & Mapping terms: city, state, country, continent