To improve the experience for the elementary school children who visit our landmark sites, we have developed worksheets with the help of the Bel Arie School 3rd grade staff. Links to the worksheets are below:
IRON HORSE COMES TO TIBURON
A short introduction to the history of the railroad yard at Tiburon, California. The yard was opened in 1884 and remained active until the mid 1960’s. The photos and maps used in this video are from the Belvedere-Tiburon Landmarks Society History Collections
MEET MRS. T
Introduction to Mrs. Terwilliger, beloved San Francisco Bay area naturalist and teacher. This clip is the introduction to a series of five films made in the 1970’s which highlight Mrs. T’s interactive, multi-sensory teaching techniques. The films have recently been transferred to DVD, the complete DVD is available from the Terwilliger Nature Education Legacy at terwilligerfilms.org.
MARIN CONSERVATION LEAGUE 75TH ANNIVERSARY
This is the beginning of a short film celebrating the 75th anniversary of the Marin Conservation League. For more information about this organization visit: conservationleague.org/default.html