Aloha ʻĀina Moanalua Curriculum Now Available

Posted on Jan 16, 2020 in Announcements, featured

workshop titleThe Aloha ʻĀina Moanalua curriculum is now available for schools wanting to explore the Moanalua ahupuaʻa. The grade 4 unit includes a Moanalua ahupuaʻa map, old photographs of the area, and lesson plans featuring moʻolelo (stories) of Moanalua. Register now; space is limited and open to other grade levels.

PARTICIPATING TEACHERS WILL RECEIVE:

  • A teacher’s guide with Common Core and HCPS III standards-based lesson plans, student activity sheets, rubrics, CDs, a DVD and other resources
  • Opportunities to try the instructional activities with other educators
  • Preview of service learning activities with a field excursion into Kamananui Valley
  • Breakfast and lunch!
  • Native plants for out-planting in the valley with students
  • Free transportation for valley student field experience

WHERE: Moanalua Middle School Library at 1289 Mahiole St., Honolulu HI 96819.

WHEN: Saturday, February 8, 2020 – 8:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

TO REGISTER: Contact Pauline Worsham at [email protected]

These workshops are offered by Moanalua Gardens Foundation (MGF) in cooperation with the Hawaiʻi Department of Land and Natural Resources-Division of Forestry and Wildlife. Funding provided by the Atherton and Cooke Foundations. Curriculum created by Pacific American Foundation with funding from the Office of Hawaiian Affairs. Bus transportation is provided by the State of Hawai‘i, Division of Forestry and Wildlife.

Click here to access the workshop flyer.