Educational Materials       

Louisiana Level One Trappers Course

This is a free online trappers course. It can be completed at the student's own pace and at the students convenience. Short quizzes follow each lesson and can be repeated as often as necessary. A certificate can be downloaded and printed at the end of the course.

Click here to start the course:

For the General Public:

Alligator Power Point Presentation

Trapping and Fur Management Book

Small Fur Management Handout

For Teachers:
K-12 Educational Book based on Science Benchmarks   

K-4 Educational Book based on Grade Level Expectations

5th Grade Educational Book based on Grade Level Expectations

6-8 Grade Educational Book based on Grade Level Expectations

4th and 5th Grade Curriculum Egg Hunt Activity




Other Teaching Resources on the Web
Recommended Lesson Plan from National Geographic for grades 9-12
Recommended Alligator Article from National Geographic

Recommended Literature from The Crocodile Files:
The Gharial and the Monkey- an Indian Folktale
Cinderella Crocodile- a myth from the Pacific
Crocodile Smiles- the differences between crocodiles and alligators
Smart Reptiles- more fun facts about crocodiles and alligators

Recommended Literature from Classic Tales and Fabels:
The Little Jackal and the Alligator