Education In Shenandoah

This series of short videos and interactive curriculum materials will help teachers and group leaders to use Shenandoah National Park as a tool for education. Videos prepare you for a field trip to Shenandoah National Park, while the CCC and Herbert Hoover interactive curriculums can be used as teaching aids in the classroom, complying with all SOL requirements.

For captions, view the Education in Shenandoah series on YouTube.



Episode 1
Planning A Field Trip to Shenandoah

This video discusses what topics you can explore during a field trip, how to start planning for a day in the park, and what to expect once you get out in the field with your small group.


Interactive Curriculum
CCC: A New Deal to Rebuild a Nation

This interactive curriculum teaches the fundamentals of social and political history through the events of the Great Depression using the stories of real people, real experiences, and real places of the Civilian Conservation Corps.


Interactive Curriculum
Herbert Hoover and Rapidan Camp

Lessons provide insight into the life and times of our 31st President, his work as a conservationist and humanitarian, his activities and programs as Chief Executive, and his lasting impact on America.


Interactive Curriculum
Spirit of the Mountain : The Story of Shenandoah National Park

Connects the social, economic, geographic, and political history of the 1920s and 1930s with the establishment of Shenandoah National Park and the people whose lives were impacted.

Last updated: February 16, 2018

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