Idaho's Rangeland History

Idaho's Roots- Student Handbook Idaho's Roots- Student Handbook Student Handbook for lesson 1 & 2 that contains historical facts about Idaho. (1017 KB)

Lesson 1 Introducing Rangelands Lesson 1 Introducing Rangelands A Science, Social Studies, and Language Arts lesson where students will demonstrate the ability to discern between rangeland and other land types- through pretest, readings, and vocabulary. (163 KB)

Lesson 2 Introducing Rangelands Lesson 2 Introducing Rangelands A History and Language Arts lesson where students will learn about rangeland historical events and be able to place them in correct timeline order. They will also learn how to create their own timeline, modeling events in their lives. (286 KB)

Lesson 3 Idaho's Rangeland Timeline Lesson 3 Idaho's Rangeland Timeline A History and Language Arts lesson where students will learn about rangeland historical events and be able to place them in correct timeline order. They will also learn how to create their own timeline, modeling events in their lives. (252 KB)

Lesson 4 Vegetation Regions Lesson 4 Vegetation Regions A Science lesson, where students will learn the 5 vegetation regions in Idaho. They will learn to use and understand a map's legend and they will learn about the different environmental impacts to an ecosystem. (203 KB)

Lesson 5 Rangeland Math Lesson 5 Rangeland Math A Mathematics lesson where students will answer math questions with a rangeland theme. (290 KB)

Lesson 6 Range Science and Energy Lesson 6 Range Science and Energy 2 Science lessons. The "Range Science" lesson is about students identifying rangeland plants as renewable resources. The "Energy" lesson teaches students how to differentiate between a producer, a primary consumer and a secondary consumer. (227 KB)

Lesson 7 Home on the Range Lesson 7 Home on the Range A Science and Language Arts activity where students will demonstrate an understanding of the predicament of the homesteaders as they faced the challenge of improving a small plot of land. They will keep a daily journal of the events on their plot of land. (439 KB)

Lesson 8 Idaho Range Story Writing Lesson 8 Idaho Range Story Writing A Language Arts lesson where students will look at a range history picture and write a story that corresponds with the image. (1194 KB)