Lake Arrowhead Virtual Museum
Welcome to the teacher's page! In an effort to keep abreast of curriculum requirements in the California Department of Education, the following State of California K-6 Content Standards are addressed within this project:
Activities for the Classroom
Activities for classroom or home school use are organized by topics, based on the museum "room" headings in these web pages.
Please highlight your choice to go to your desired topic.
I would like to thank the following for their assistance and donations in making this site possible:
Bellamy, S.E. (1992). My Mountain, My People. Lake Arrowhead, CA: Self published.
Course Models for History-Social Science Aligned to the State Content Standards. (1999). Sacramento: California Department of Education.
Fincher-Reichardt, B. (1993). The Indians of Big Bear Valley. Big Bear Lake, CA: Big Bear Valley Historical Society.
Johnston, F. J. (1980). The Serrano Indians of Southern California. Banning, CA: Malki Museum Press.
Mountain Explorer. (1989). Lake Arrowhead, CA: Sunstroke Press.
Robinson, J.W. (1989). The San Bernardinos. Arcadia, CA: Big Santa Anita Historical Society.
Webster's Third New International Dictionary and Seven Language Dictionary. (1966). Chicago: Encyclopaedia Britannica, Inc.
Local Mountain Resources
Silverwood Lake Park Office: Hwy 138, south of the lake (760)389-2281
Arrowhead Ranger District/Children's Forest: Hwy 18, Skyforest (909)337-2444
Wildhaven Wildlife Organization, Lake Arrowhead (909)337-7389
Lake Arrowhead Children's Museum (909)337-3093
Arrowhead Queen Tours (909)336-6992
History-Social Science Standards
Suggested Field Trips
All Rooms/Units: San Bernardino County Museum
Natural History: Strawberry Peak Fire Lookout Tower, school-site outdoor classrooms, Heap's Peak Arboreteum, Big Bear Zoo
Rock Camp: San Bernardino National Forest - Rock Camp site, off Hwy. 173, Southwest Museum in Pasadena
Little Bear Valley/Timber Times: Children's Forest (1/2 mile east of Running Springs on Hwy. 18)
Lake Arrowhead Today: Visit the Children's Museum at the Lake Arrowhead Village, then take lake tour on the Arrowhead Queen