• 18th century tents are set up in a lane.

    Cowpens

    National Battlefield South Carolina

Lesson Plans & Teacher Guides

The links above are for Cowpens National Battlefield's curriculum guide. The one below is for the National Park Service curriculum guide to the American Revolution.

Honored Places
The National Park Service Teacher's Guide to the American Revolution

 

The following lessons plans were developed by teachers attending a workshop on August 1 and 3, 2011.

3rd Grade Lesson Plans

Social Studies
Revolutionary War Timeline

Social Studies and English/Language Arts
Location, Location, Location

Math
Measurements

8th Grade Lesson Plans

Social Studies
Battle of Cowpens Webquest
Battle Diorama
The Southern Campaign, 1779 - 1781

SC History
Partisan Warfare
History and Technology

English/Language Arts
Battle of Cowpens Illustrated
Cowpens: A Battle Remembered
The Morgan and Tarleton Show

Did You Know?

small arms fire

The range of the American long rifle is approximately 250 yards. The range of the smooth bore musket is approximately 50 yards.