The Iowa Heritage
First People of the Prairies (#101)
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Full Program: Through reenactment and comments by contemporary archaeologists, this program presents the origins and way of life... 27:13
Full Program: The way Iowans related to their environment in the past and how they will relate to it in the future creates the Iowa... 27:04
Full Program: This program examines the art and lives of five people who expressed their Iowa heritage in their own unique style. 29:32
Full Program: Each advancement in farming technology brought increased yields to Iowa farmers, but it has always been farmers'... 28:12
Full Program: Iowa did have other industries besides farming--among them coal mining, lumbering and milling. 28:51
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Information For Teachers
- Grade Levels
- 3-5, 6-8, 9-12
- Curricular Areas
- Literacy & Languages
- Social Studies
- Series Length
- 15 episodes
- Average Episode Length
- 28 minutes
- Record Rights
- Recording/duplication allowed in perpetuity. If you miss the broadcast, contact your AEA for copies.
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Series Description: THE IOWA HERITAGE covers Iowa's history from prehistory through the present. The series provides a vivid and personal look at Iowa's development, culture and achievements.
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