Northern Lights: The Stories of Minnesota's Past

Features and curriculum components

  • Meets sixth grade Minnesota Studies social studies standards
  • Vetted by content experts, historians, and teachers
  • Components include:
    • Interactive eBook (student and teacher licenses)
    • Editable, digital workbook files
    • Print Student Edition
    • Print Annotated Teacher's Edition + Workbook (two-book set)
    • Minnesota Maps Poster Set

Sales and service contact

Matt Horstman, Education Sales and Service Manager | Minnesota Historical Society | matt.horstman@mnhs.org | 651-259-3435

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Interactive eBook tips and support

Instructional tutorials, trouble-shooting tips, and support for using the Interactive eBook.

Extended Field Trip Program.

Extended field trip program

A fully funded multi-site field trip available to Minnesota sixth grade classrooms that use the Northern Lights curriculum.

Additional Resources By Chapter.

Additional resources by chapter

Enrich your Minnesota Studies instruction with resources, organized by Northern Lights chapters. Find books, videos, web sites and more.

Northern Lights.

Connect

Deepen your understanding, share ideas, and get support for teaching with Northern Lights.