|OLG and DCRT
2014-15 through 2018-19
The Atchafalaya Heritage Area has been designated by Congress as a National Heritage Area.
The teacher guide includes Louisiana festivals worksheets for research on festivals of Louisiana. Also included are mapping activities for festivals held annually in Louisiana.
Post-activities in the teacher guide includes a Louisiana Festivals Calendar Wheel, a math activity and a creative writing activity.
The museum visit for festivals is held in November and December spotlighting Christmas festivals held in Louisiana. The students take a trip through Louisiana ( galleries on the culture of Louisiana) visiting three Christmas festivals which are brought to life through pictures and storytelling. Students create a Christmas ornament that is displayed on the museum Christmas tree.
Targeted Grades: Pre-K through 3rd grades
Primary Subject: Social Studies
|"Celebrate Louisiana Festivals" Guides and Booklets|
|Teacher's Guide and Student Booklet|