Winter Days at Kuaua
History

Winter Days at Kuaua

The winter landscape at Kuaua: dark rust willows and tall black-lace cottonwoods line the river, and behind the bosque, snow is scattered on the cloud-shrouded Sandia Mountains. The cold Rio Grande sluggishly flows through the bosque, its eastern shore lined with Canada geese huddled together to find warmth. How different life must have been here for the ancient residents of this pueblo, a life based on fires, fur, and blankets made of feathers. Continue reading

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