Bet You Didn't Know History: Tomb of the Unknown (8-12 Year Old's)
In this one time class, students will learn the history of the Tomb of the Unknown & the story of those buried in it. #academic
US Grade 3 - 6
This class will use videos, pictures, lecture and discussion to learn about the history of the Tomb of the Unknown in Arlington National Cemetery and the remains of those buried there. This is an introductory class. The material for this in flex class form is 40 minutes. If they have a lot of thoughts and questions, the class could go longer than the 50 minutes scheduled for this class. I will be sure to cut it off at 60 minutes, so other events can be scheduled in your day. The students...
This class is taught in English.
Students will learn the origins of Arlington National Cemetery and tombs of the unknown world-wide. They will also learn the stories of the remains buried at the US Tomb of the Unknown, the history of the Tomb guards and how the Tomb functions today.
Homework OfferedAn optional (the student's adult will decide if they are required to complete it or not) assignment of writing a letter will be given at the end of class to be turned in within a week of class ending.
0 - 1 hours per week outside of class
Learners will not need to use any apps or websites beyond the standard Outschool tools.
This is a class about war, which means there will be discussion about death and destruction. I understand that these can be sensitive things to discuss. I present the information that I feel is appropriate for the students and am sure to discuss the emotions around these kinds of topics.
Meet the teacher
I am a mom of three kids that lives in the Omaha, NE area. I homeschool/unschool my twins. We enjoy exploring the world, asking questions and then seeking out the answers, travel, reading, crafts, building forts, making slime, dancing to loud...
Average rating:4.9Number of reviews:(13)
Completed by 65 learners
Live video meetings
2-7 learners per class