Morristown National Historical Park has a wealth of resources that educators may utilize to develop their own customized learning experience. Explore the links below to learn more about our field trips.
Students decide if they would have joined the American Continental army. They hear the promises made by the recruting sergeant, they examine the winter "housing." Student explore replica accoutrements, clothing and equipment.
Examining the primary source allows you to listen to the past tell us what really happened.
Students take on the personalities of soldiers and civilians based on primary documents. They read their characters claims, complaints and compliments and the entire group will decide the appropriate punishment, or reward, based on the evidence presented.