The following NPS and other educator resources include federal, state and local agencies, environmental and historical education organizations and other sources of valuable information and guidance for teachers. Click on the links below for more details,
Honored places: the national park service Teacher's guide to the American revolution http://www.nps.gov/revwar/educational_resources/teachers.html
The NPS interpretation and education webpage at: www.nps.gov/learn
Teaching with historic places(TWHP) www.nps.gov/history/nr/twhp
Federal resources for educational excellence, teaching and learning resources from federal agencies http://free.ed.gov/
Did You Know?
The Brown Bess was the standard issue infantry musket for the British Army. By 1770, the specifications of the weapon included a 39 inch length barrel, 14 pound weight, and a .75 calibre bullet.