Fort Necessity offers many ways for teachers and students to learn about both of the park's themes; George Washington and the French and Indian War, and the Mount Washington Tavern and the National Road.
Curriculum Materials: This section has many lesson plans.
Field Trips: The park offers guided programs for students of all ages.
Distance Learning: Take a virtual field trip with a Ranger through video conferencing to your classroom
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Field Trip: Three Cultures in Conflict
Park rangers guide students to the fort and have them participate in hands-on activities while they learn about the French and Indian War.Read More
Field Trip: Travelers and Workers
Students study the National Road; pretending to be travelers at the Mount Washington Tavern, then pretending to be workers doing the tavern chores.Read More
Teacher's Guide: Traveling the National Road
This 3rd grade teacher's guide on the National Road has ten units, including biographies of people along the road and their occupations.Read More