learners per class
How does a “One-Time” class work?
Meets once at a scheduled time
Live video chat, recorded and monitored for safety and quality
Great for exploring new interests and different styles of teachers
How Outschool Works
There are no open spots for this class.
You can request another time or scroll down to find more classes like this.
Get to know this founding father through the stories and events that not only shaped his life, but also the founding of the United States. This course is designed to paint a complete picture of who George Washington was as a person, good and bad and otherwise. From his early career when he accidentally started a war to becoming a celebrated war hero during the American Revolution, this lesson will go beyond dates and names and focus on the all too often untold stories that defined the first...
I have a Bachelor of Science in Elementary Education Interdisciplinary Studies with a declared minor in Psychology. My degree training included preparation for all core subjects for this age groups. Additionally, I have also completed multiple courses on American history and Western Civilization as part of my training. My studies for my declared minor in Psychology included courses on developmental psychology which is essential to the way in which sensitive topics will be addressed in this course. As a teacher, I have taught over 200 online classes, including a variety of U.S. history courses in which the American Revolution is the focal point. These classes have covered social injustices and war. My focus on psychology and experience teaching U.S. history plays an essential role in how this information is presented to ensure accuracy and age appropriateness. The lessons planned for this course are also part of an ongoing history class that I have taught through this platform over recent months.
A worksheet will be available to download 24 hours prior to the start of the class.
A worksheet with critical thinking questions will be available to download. Students will have the opportunity to fill in answers for these questions throughout the lesson.
55 minutes per week in class, and maybe some time outside of class.
Parents should be advised that the issues of war and slavery will be discussed in an open an honest way in this lesson. It is my upmost priority to present facts in a straightforward and age appropriate manner.
https://www.archives.gov https://virtualtour.mountvernon.org https://www.history.com/classroomhttps://www.vmfa.museum/learn-archive/microsites/george https://library.si.edu/research/databases-history-culture-research
Tamara J Stafford (T.J.)Bachelor of Science Elementary Education Interdisciplinary Studies
125 total reviews
88 completed classes
I am a wife, mother, teacher, and a history fanatic! I couldn't be more excited to be able to share the excitement I have for this topic with students here on Outschool. My background includes a Bachelor of Science in Elementary Education...