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Bell Ringer: Legacy of Voyaging on Board the Hokulea Canoe

Legacy of Voyaging on Board the Hokulea Canoe

Ka’iulani Murphy, apprentice navigator with the Polynesian Voyaging Society, shared the legacy of voyaging and how the Hōkūle’a voyage canoe marked a generation of renewal for Hawaii's indigenous people.

Description

Ka’iulani Murphy, apprentice navigator with the Polynesian Voyaging Society, shared the legacy of voyaging and how the Hōkūle’a voyage canoe marked a generation of renewal for Hawaii's indigenous people.

Bell Ringer Assignment

  • What areas comprise the Polynesian Islands?
  • Why was it important for the Hawaiian people to build the Hokulea?
  • Describe the first voyage of the Hokulea in 1976.
  • Explain what occurred during the second voyage in 1978.

Additional Resource

Participants

    Vocabulary

    • Legacy
    • Migrate
    • Navigate
    • Replica

    Topics

    State History

    Grades

    Middle SchoolHigh SchoolUniversity