GOAL : To demonstrate to students how exotic and invasive species are changing the Cowpens National Battlefield landscape in context of comparative changes,nationwide.
GOAL: To have students learn research methods for locating Revolutionary War ancestors.
GOAL: To have students abstract information relevant to the battle, its participants and geography through the use of an original source.
GOAL: To help students gain skills in understanding a primary (original) historical source, i.e., a journal as it relates to the Battle of Cowpens.
GOAL: To show students how Carolina backcountry geography affected the course of the Battle of Cowpens.
GOAL: To present to students the contribution of women to the Battle of Cowpens in context of women’s role in the Revolution in the Carolinas and colony-wide.
GOAL: To introduce to students the role of African-Americans at the Battle of Cowpens in context of the Revolutionary struggle against England and the African-American struggle for freedom.
GOAL: To gain skills in math and learn of the Battle of Cowpens by completing mathematical exercises.
GOAL: To be able to personalize and better understand certain aspects of the cultural, natural and social histories of the time and place of the Battle of Cowpens.
GOAL: To have students work with primary sources related to the Battle of Cowpens.