Traveling Trunk

4th Grade Traveling Trunk

Contents of 4th Grade Trunk
Contents of the 4th Grade Traveling Trunk, including beaver pelt samples, a puzzle of Manhattan 400 years ago, clam shells, tea bricks, flags, and more.

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 Packed with lesson plans, primary source documents, reproduction artifacts, movies, and more, our Traveling Trunk is a ready-made and easy way to make New York City and U.S. history tangible to students. Designed to align closely with New York City public school curriculum, each trunk also includes a teacher's guide, with comprehensive instructions for each interactive lesson and activity. Created to facilitate a place-based learning experience, and show history through the lens of Governors Island, lessons with the Trunk are best concluded with a visit to Governors Island and the historic structures of the National Monument, 

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 The Traveling Trunk is available free of charge, besides the cost of returning it. Please contact our office at (646) 241-2670 for borrowing instructions.


American Indian History and Culture, History, Military and Wartime History, Revolutionary War, War of 1812, World War I, World War II
Traveling Trunk

Last updated: February 26, 2015