Self-guided Field Trips

You can make reservations for self-guided field trips here. But you will still need to send an Academic Fee Waiver to the park. Your options for self-guided visits are listed below.

Self-guided program Age Time Subjects
Orientation video at visitor center All ages 20 minutes Social Studies
Fort tour All ages 45 minutes Social Studies
Walking tour outside fort All ages 45 minutes Social Studies, Science
Scavenger Hunt Grades 2-4 30-45 minutes Social Studies, English
Simple Machines for a Complex Job Grade 4 30 minutes Science
Scavenger Hunt Grades 5-6 45 minutes Social Studies, English
Cannons by the Numbers Grades 5-6 30 minutes Math


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  • Fort Pulaski National Monument

    Fort Pulaski Field Trip Guide

    This is a teacher-guided activity to be done on-site at the fort. Students will learn about the fort's construction and history. Plentiful photographs and a fort map will assist teachers in leading this tour through the fort.

    Type:
    Field Trips
    Grade level:
    Middle School: Sixth Grade through Eighth Grade
    Subjects:
    Social Studies
  • Fort Pulaski National Monument

    Fort Pulaski Pre-Visit Activity

    Students can complete the spider activity as a pre-visit activity prior to making a field trip to Fort Pulaski. Answers are included.

    Type:
    Field Trips
    Grade level:
    Middle School: Sixth Grade through Eighth Grade
    Subjects:
    Literacy and Language Arts
  • Fort Pulaski National Monument

    Fort Pulaski Pre-Visit Materials

    These materials provide pre-visit information for teachers and students who are planning a field trip to Fort Pulaski. There is a fact sheet and timeline for teachers and worksheet for students.

    Type:
    Field Trips
    Grade level:
    Middle School: Sixth Grade through Eighth Grade
    Subjects:
    Social Studies
  • Fort Pulaski National Monument

    Fort Pulaski Scavenger Hunt Grades 2-4

    This is a teacher-led activity to be done on site at the fort. The scavenger hunt functions as an interactive, self-guided fort tour for students. The student worksheet requires them to answer several questions as they visit various locations inside the fort.

    Type:
    Field Trips
    Grade level:
    Upper Elementary: Third Grade through Fifth Grade
    Subjects:
    Social Studies
  • This is a teacher-led activity to be done on site at the fort. The teacher will lead a walk around the outside of the fort to show students dramatic battle damage from the Civil War battle, including projectiles that are still lodged in the brick walls. It also highlights the salt marsh ecology on Cockspur Island, and shows how human influence has repeatedly changed the island’s environment over time.

    Type:
    Field Trips
    Grade level:
    Upper Elementary: Third Grade through Fifth Grade
    Subjects:
    Social Studies