Animals of the American West

Webinar 

Students will learn about the animals of the American West. During the webinar, students will  

  • learn about some of the animals that have called the West home
  • explore the ways in which artists have celebrated animals through art
  • discover how important animals are to the American West
  • understand the reasons why some animals are threatened across the American West

Thursdays 9-9:45 a.m. PST 

Click on the link to sign up for the Webinar: autry.org/AutryAnimalsoftheWest


Description

The Animals of the American West webinar will introduce students to the Autry Museum, the American West, and some of the different animals that call the West home. Students will be given the opportunity to answer questions through the chat box and polls before learning more from Autry Museum staff members. This program is intended for students in elementary/upper elementary grade levels.


Standards 

CA NGSS: 3-LS4-4
CA HSS: 3.1.2
CA HSS: 3.5.1
CA HSS: 4.1.3


Webinar Resources

Post Lesson: Animals of the American West for grades 3-5 


Links to Associated Resources 


Educational Programs at the Autry are sponsored by:

AIR CONDITIONING DEPOT • AMERIPRISE FINANCIAL • PHYLLIS H. BARBATO • MOLLY AND NEAL H. BROCKMEYER • CAROLE E. BUSS • THE CAPITAL GROUP COMPANIES CHARITABLE FOUNDATION • FRANK H. COUNTNER AND SUSAN L. COUNTNER • DWIGHT STUART YOUTH FUND • EDISON INTERNATIONAL • DAVID F. EISENBERG • THE KENNETH T. AND EILEEN L. NORRIS FOUNDATION • MAX H. GLUCK FOUNDATION • CARL W. ROBERTSON AND SUSAN W. ROBERTSON • ANN C. RONUS AND ROBERT E. RONUS • BRENDA AND GARY RUTTENBERG • SONY PICTURES ENTERTAINMENT • THE STEINMETZ FOUNDATION • THELMA PEARL HOWARD FOUNDATION • UNION BANK • U.S. BANK