Earth Karst Karst Video Karst in the Ozarks Curriculum
Curriculum to Accompany "Karst in the Ozarks" Video
The Table of Lesson Plans (pdf) provides an overview of the six lessons designed to supplement the "Karst in the Ozarks" documentary. This table outlines lesson topics, content, and vocabulary, plus specifics on how each lesson meets Missouri science grade level expectations (GLEs), complete with strand numbers. Lesson details are found in links in the right-hand column.
Curriculum Designed for Grades 7-12
This curriculum is suitable for grades 7-12, although several of the lessons can easily be adapted for grades 4-6. Lessons are hands-on, interactive, and meet numerous learning styles. All lessons have been pilot-tested by curriculum writer Mary Ann Mutrux.
About the Curriculum Author
Curriculum writer Mary Ann Mutrux is an award-winning teacher with 25 years experience, who currently teaches eighth grade science at Willow Springs Middle School in Willow Springs, Mo. She also teaches Earth Science for Teachers at Missouri State University - West Plains and she has given numerous presentations at professional development conferences and workshops for teachers.
Link to Credits Complete credits as seen at video's end. Includes published reference materials.
"Karst in the Ozarks" curriculum materials may be printed and copied for classroom or other educational purposes. Both video and curriculum are copyrighted; they may not be otherwise reproduced, altered, or any part of them used in another production or put to any commercial use without written consent.