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?
Monocacy National Battlefield was created by an act of Congress in 1934, but did not open to the public until 1991. More...