Curriculum Materials

Ranger Bert Dunkerly demonstrates firing a gun for students.
Ranger Bert Dunkerly demonstrates firing a gun for students.

NPS

Find documents, primary source activities, and ideas for engaging young people with history in the following links:

Teaching with Museum Collections

Listed below are specific lesson plans available in pdf form. Each link gives extensive lesson plans aligned with state and national standards and includes materials and extension activities.

McLean House lesson plan

Toys and Games lesson plan

Home Front lesson plan

Kitchen lesson plan

Click for a printable Teacher Packet.

Questions concerning either program should directed to the park's education coordinator, Brandon Chamberlain by e-mail or phone, 434-352-8987 ext. 231

 

Last updated: May 21, 2020

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Appomattox Court House National Historical Park
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