Social Studies

Exploring the United States National Parks: The Mountain Region

In this 4 week course learners will learn about the National Parks of the United States that reside in the mountain region of the United States
1 total review for this teacher
New class

No live meetings

Over 4 weeks


year olds


learners per class

per learner - per week

How does aFlexible Schedulecourse work?

No scheduled live video chats
Discussions via classroom forum and private messages with the teacher
Great if your learner prefers independent pacing or is uncomfortable with live video chat

Available Times

Pacific Time

Wed Jun 1

Jun 1 - Jun 29 (4 weeks)
Flexible Time

Wed Jun 8

Jun 8 - Jul 6 (4 weeks)
Flexible Time

Wed Jun 15

Jun 15 - Jul 13 (4 weeks)
Flexible Time

Wed Jun 22

Jun 22 - Jul 20 (4 weeks)
Flexible Time

Wed Jun 29

Jun 29 - Jul 27 (4 weeks)
Flexible Time

Don't see a time that works for you?


Class Experience

I have a Bachelor’s in History 
Scavenger hunts each week with links directly to that parks page on the National Park website provided. There is no account needed to access this resource. 

Each week there may be a discussion about different aspects of the park. The discussion posts will be lead by me and I will post to keep them on track. 

Some weeks will also have a quiz, if no quiz there will be a worksheet to complete
In addition to the Outschool classroom, this class uses:
No live meetings, and an estimated 0 - 1 hours per week outside of class.
The students will need to go on the National Parks website but there is no account required to access this website.
The 10 Best Hikes in Yellowstone National Park: The Greatest Hikes on Earth; by: Team at 10Adventures, Richard Campbell
The 10 Best Hikes in Montana's Glacier National Park: The Greatest Hikes on Earth; by: Team at 10Adventures, Richard Campbell
Hiking Arches National Park: An Opinionated Guide to the Park's Best Hikes; by: Tristan Higbee
101 Travel Bits: Glacier National Park; by: Sarah Ferguson
Only In America; On the Road to Our National Parks; by: Philip Wik
Discover The Yellowstone National Park: Everything You Need To Know To Have A Good Trip; by: Pamella Mccullin
A Complete Guide to the Grand Circle National Parks: Covering Zion, Bryce, Capitol Reef, Arches, Canyonlands, Mesa Verde, and Grand Canyon National Parks; by: Eric Henze
100 Parks, 5,000 Ideas: Where to Go, When to Go, What to See, What to Do; by: Joe Yogerst
National Geographic Complete National Parks of the United States: 400+ Parks, Monuments, Battlefields, Historic Sites, Scenic Trails, Recreation Areas, and Seashores; by:Mel White
Fodor's The Complete Guide to the National Parks of the USA: All 63 parks from Maine to American Samoa; by: Fodor's Travels Guides


Elizabeth Polomcean
Lives in the United States
Life long learner of all things history
1 total review
2 completed classes

About Me

I have a Bachelor's of Art in History with a focus on European and World History from Marywood University. I lived and worked in Colonial Williamsburg in Virginia for almost 10 years. I had a lot of hands on training for colonial America.

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