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Social Studies

Alaska People



  1. Use the website provided below and examine the photographs to see examples of different lifestyles of Alaska.

  2. Choose one of the topic photographs and read more about it by clicking on the picture.

  3. Take out a sheet of notebook paper. Write your name, date, and grade on the first three lines. Title your paper Alaska.

  4. Skip a line and write #1. Next to #1, write a 3 sentence summary of what you have learned from the previous link. Now read the article provided on the website below.
    http://time.com/4017660/mount-mckinley- denali-ascent- hoax/

  5. Skip a line on your paper and write #2. Next to #2, describe who you think was the first to climb Denali.

Fisherman weighing the catch at Homer, Alaska harbor



Use the link below.

  • Browse the National Park website and find a topic you want to read more about.
  • Skip a line and write #3. Now that you have chosen a topic and learned more information about it, write a summary of what you have read. Then draw an illustration.
Don’t forget to place this completed activity/product into the pocket of your white Journey into Reading envelope.

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