Unit IV The State of Our Lives: Being a Louisiana
Lesson 1 Louisiana's Major Folk Regions
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Directions: Click on the webpage names below to find information about the different cultures and cultural regions in Louisiana. Use the information you find to complete your portfolio or other projects.
Louisiana's Traditional Cultures: An Overview, by Maida Owens from Swapping Stories
River of Song, Part 4, Louisiana, PBS-Smithsonian video and audio series
Online Maps and Map Activities
Borders and Identity mapping lesson, Smithsonian Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage
Atlas: The Louisiana Statewide GIS Download maps and satellite images. Good for older students.
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