Lesson Plans

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

Property: The Lee Library, Claflin University NR, Orangeburg County

Historic Content 

Property: Tingley Memorial Hall, Claflin University NR, Orangeburg County

Use the classroom activity to investigate the factors affecting wind waves.

Property: Cigar Factory, 701 East Bay St., Charleston, SC 29403

Historic Content 

Students will:

  • Explore the making of the atomic bomb
  • Learn about oral histories
  • Investigate the impact nationally and internationally of the atomic bomb 

Focus Questions: 1. Based on the equipment preview and discussion activity, what would you need to have aboard ship to complete a successful 3 day-night research cruise? 2. How do scientists decide what equipment to take?

Willie Lee Rose's Rehearsal for Reconstruction: The Port Royal Experiment details the take over by Union troops of Port Royal Island, South Carolina.

This unit focuses on explaining change and continuity over time and across cultures.

Teacher leads the students in a rousing march to Cowpens National Battlefield! Teacher follows script provided and students echo.

This unit focuses on explaining change and continuity over time and across cultures.