ID: 57832C5A-1DD8-B71C-07220D0C277FD05F
Title: Lighthouse Traveling Trunk
Teaser: Discover the lives of lighthouse keepers and the history of these beacons of the coast.
Overview: On the Outer Banks, lighthouses and their keepers provided an invaluable service assisting with navigation through the "Graveyard of the Atlantic." This traveling trunk will teach students about this important aspect of our maritime history. Through journals, hands-on artifacts, and classroom activities, your class can experience some of the daily activities of a lighthouse keeper.
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Description:

On the Outer Banks, lighthouses and their keepers provided an invaluable service assisting with navigation through the "Graveyard of the Atlantic." This traveling trunk will teach students about this important aspect of our maritime history. Through journals, hands-on artifacts, and classroom activities, your class can experience some of the daily activities of a lighthouse keeper.

The curriculum guide and trunk inventory can be downloaded here:
curriculum guide (3.43 MB, pdf)
trunk inventory (109 KB, pdf)

Borrowing Instructions:

To reserve this traveling trunk for your class, contact Cape Lookout National Seashore at:

(252) 728-2250 ext. 3024
CALO_Information@nps.gov

Traveling trunks may be reserved for two weeks.

Trunks may be picked up in person or they may be shipped to your school.  We pay cost of shipping the trunk to the school.  The school is responsible for shipping costs to return the trunk to the park.

Park: calo
Subjects: B652EA5C-155D-4519-3ED813E956471045,B70E61E1-155D-4519-3EE7BC9D9B6449F5,B73AA5FC-155D-4519-3E2F905C707AE242,B71869EA-155D-4519-3E8F3AC6FF17B533,B7526ED8-155D-4519-3EC353875366DD68,B5D3070D-155D-4519-3E2193AAAF233D35
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Minimum Grade: B337A1F3-155D-4519-3E776A979CA755ED
Maximum Grade: B3410A1F-155D-4519-3E27FE74A7781976
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