2012-13 Program Information for Home Schools
Civil War School Program
(Grades 4 & 8)
Explore social, political and military topics in an educational Civil war program tailored specifically for school groups. Topics include soldier life, artillery, and spies and ciphers.
Dates: Thursday, May 16, 2013
Groups of 10 or more may sign up for May 17 as well.
Times: 10 a.m.-1 p.m. (includes a 30-minute lunch)
Length: 3 hours (includes 30-minute lunch break)
Standards: Soc. Studies: 4.1.8, 4.2.6, 8.1.21, 8.1.28; Science (2000) 4.6.1, 5.1.5, 6.4.13, 7.1.9; Language Arts 4.7.2, 8.7.1
If you would like a Civil War experience that includes a battle re-enactment and the chance to meet hundreds of Civil War re-enactors, visit Conner Prairie on Civil War Days May 18 and 19, 2013.
Free to members; included in general admission)
Young and old can learn firsthand what the Civil War was about from Union and Confederate soldiers.