Lesson Plans

Available are descriptions of lesson plans created by schools, educators, museums, state and federal parks, and other educational organizations.

This educator guide explores the special nature of African-American celebrations within the family and community, and encourages students to discover their own cultural heritage.

These coloring and activity books are a fun way to learn about recycling.

King Charles to King Cotton: South Carolina 1670-1860 is a South Carolina 3rd and 8th Grade program designed by educators affiliated with the following museum properties:

In this lesson, students will learn about the labor union movement in the U.S., specifically the union influence on the cotton mills of North and South Carolina.

This lesson will help students understand the impact of pollutants on a specific geographic location.

At the end of this activity, the student will be able to:

GOAL: To have students contrast and compare the leadership styles of Daniel Morgan and Banastre Tarleton at the Battle of Cowpens in context of the Revolutionary War.

The student will create short scripts and monologues personifying government.

The student will identify the three branches of government. The student will write a letter to the mayor.

Students will be able to demonstrate the campaign and voting process to hold their own classroom elections. They will understand the process and system of an election on a local level.