Lesson Plans

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

This lesson plans presents the account of Rose O'Neal Greenhow, a confederate spy during the Civil War.

During the 1930s, many tenant farmers experienced a number of years of hardship due to the Great Depression.

The South Carolina Department of Natural Resources published the Wildlife Management Activity book with coloring pages and games relating to animals that live in the state. 

Property: William H. Johnson Birthplace Historic Marker, Palmetto Street, Florence

Historic Content 

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?