Local teachers who are unable to bring their classes to the battlefield can take the battlefield to their classes … in a trunk!* An educational kit is available for loan free of charge. It is designed to engage fifth- through eighth-grade students in an exploration of the Civil War using the Battle of Monocacy as a focus. Designed for one, three, or five-hour lessons, the kit includes a Teacher’s Guide and Read Along Book. It involves a role-playing activity that encourages group discussions on ethical issues, and has been field tested by teachers and students.
Through the use of this kit, students will learn about:
Call 301-662-3515 to reserve the trunk.
Did You Know?
The "Y" at Monocacy Junction, completed in 1830, allows trains to turn around. It was the first of its kind in the United States, and is still in use today.