Maisel’s Murals – November 3, 2018
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Maisel’s Murals – November 3, 2018

Nov. 3 Field Trip to “The Maisel’s Murals 1939” Join us on a field trip to Skip Maisel’s Indian Jewelry and Crafts store, 510 Central Ave SE (Downtown Albuquerque)  on Saturday, Nov 3. Paul Secord, the author of the book “The Maisel’s Murals 1939” will be our tour director. There are 17 murals from 11 different artists. To quote Paul, “…The murals … Continue reading

A New Lesson Plan: 1540!
Education / History / Lesson Plans

A New Lesson Plan: 1540!

In 1540, the Coronado Expedition moved into the middle Rio Grande Valley, now Albuquerque, Rio Rancho, and Bernalillo.  They brought with them a sizable group of Mesoamerican warriors.
 They encounter the Tiwa-speaking Pueblo people of the Rio Grande Valley, and what follows is the first war that takes place between European and Native American forces in the Southwest. You will find this lesson plan, and others (complete with a powerpoint and all student handouts!)  under the Education tab on this website, at https://kuaua.com/lesson-plans/ .  

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New Mexico History Lesson Plans
Education / History

New Mexico History Lesson Plans

For those educators who are hard at work making plans for their new school year, let us help you out with your curriculum. If you are a teacher, you will find powerpoints, lesson plans, teacher resource pages, student handouts, and more. If you aren’t a teacher of New Mexico or southwestern history and you know one, send them this way. : ) All these materials are free for your classroom use! Continue reading