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"Documents of Gettysburg" FB Live Series Begins February 7th

Posted by Julie Leonhardt, Teacher and Student Travel Consultant on Jan 16, 2018 10:00:00 AM

Gettysburg 21053982_s.jpgThis ranger-lead education series is hosted by Gettysburg National Park. Your students will hear stories of honor and character, study original documents such as the Gettysburg Address, and discover careers related to historical national parks. 


Upcoming series include:


Series #2: Documents of Gettysburg
Recommended for Students in Grades 4-8
February 7, 14, 21, 28 and March 7, 14 at 1 pm EST

The Gettysburg Address, a letter written home from a field hospital, the damage list from the John Slyder farm… explore various documents and places with a park ranger each week.

Series #3: History Careers
Recommended for Students in Grades 7-12
April 4, 11, 18, 25 and May 2, 9 at 1 pm EST

Law enforcement? Cannon and monument restoration? Curatorial work? Tour guide? Explore all of the many skills and careers needed to operate a Civil War national park!


Visit the Gettysburg National Military Park site for details. 


To learn more about a school trip to Gettysburg, please browse our tour information. 


Topics: Gettysburg

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