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Home  >  Teaching and Learning  >  Shopping for Porcupine  >  Assignment Ideas
Shopping for Porcupine
  • Investigate what Inupiaq or other Alaskan Native groups used as food containers before Hefty bags were introduced.
  • Write a research essay on what the environmental impact of the Red Dog Mine has been on the Kotzebue area.
  • Write a parable about how the porcupine's sudden death is similar to the "powerful things" and the "forces" that are "out there and coming" to change the world we live in.

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