Join us as we explore the role of citizenship in a democracy through the study of the American civil rights movement in our newest series of electronic field trips, Project C: Lessons from the American Civil Rights Movement. Don’t miss the opportunity to interact with experts during the third live event in the series, on April 10, 2014.
It is not too late to participate in the first event from Project C. Nor is it too late to explore George Washington’s Mount Vernon Estate, visit the U.S. Capitol or learn about the Bard from the experts at the Folger Shakespeare Library in our archived electronic field trips. Check out the extensive classroom resources that accompany each field trip.
Participation is FREE and open to all who want to take a field trip without ever leaving the classroom.
APRIL 10, 2014
11 am and 1 pm ET
Explore the Folger Shakespeare Library, home to the world's largest Shakespeare collection in this award-winning field trip. Travel backstage with professional actors rehearsing for a performance, see original documents relating to Shakespeare’s life and times, and enjoy special behind-the-scenes access. Targets grades 6-12.
Join student reporters as they uncover the history, art and architecture that define America’s living symbol of democracy and freedom. Targets grades 5-8.
Explore the famous Mount Vernon estate in this award-winning electronic field trip to the historic home of our nation's first president. Learn from Mount Vernon's interpreters and curators. Targets grades 4-8.
Join us as we explore the vaults of the Folger Shakespeare Library and get your students 'up on their feet' to perform a Shakespeare insult war! Targets grades 6-12.