Discover pre-1850's Sacramento Valley with this outreach program introducing students to the traditional culture of the Valley Nisenan. Experience the sights and sounds of pre-contact Nisenan life and culture through a PowerPoint presentation. Students will examine replica artifacts of the Maidu culture during a hands-on portion of the program. Emphasis is placed on the Valley Nisenan living in balance with the natural environment.
In your classroom students will experience the sights and sounds of pre-1850 Valley Nisenan Maidu culture through a visual presentation, storytelling and replica Maidu artifact exploration.
Maidu Online - Grades 3-5
Students will learn about the Valley Nisenan Maidu culture through an exploration of replica Maidu artifacts and storytelling.
Online programs are conducted using Zoom and include:
2. Print and fill out the request form completely, including the Program Policies signature page.
3. Mail, email, or fax your completed form, including a signed copy of the Program Policies to:
Effie Yeaw Nature Center, Attn: Scheduling
2850 San Lorenzo Way, Carmichael, CA 95608
Fax: (916) 489-4983