History Heralds: Truth Behind Hamilton ~The Players in the Room Summer Camp!
Extra! Extra! Learn All About It! In this 8 day course, we will explore the historical figures brought to life in the play, “Hamilton.” We will cover Hamilton, Jefferson, Burr, King George, Washington, Mulligan, Lafayette, and more!
Courtney Murray, M. Ed, M. Hist
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over 8 weeks
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per learner - per class
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Meets multiple times at scheduled times
Live video chats, recorded and monitored for safety and quality
Discussions via classroom forum and private messages with the teacher
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Extra! Extra! Learn All About It! In this multi-day course, we will explore the historical figures brought to life in the awarding winning play, “Hamilton.” Each week, we will cover one historical figure, investigate who they were, what they believed in, what they wanted, and how their lives and goals ended up. We work through fun and interactive presentation with music and discussion to discover the truth and reality behind these famous people! Day One: Alexander Hamilton Day Two: Thomas...
Students will improve their understanding of U.S. history and work to strengthen their critical thinking skills through historical analysis of particular people in comparison with modern representations. They will discover the major events of U.S. history and how they worked to create the United States today.
Please note that there are some sensitive topics that will be addressed throughout the course including but not limited to: genocide, slavery, and sectional violence. I have been challenging and elevating students for over 10 years to delve deeply into the issues of our past and wrestle with the realities of our present and future. Each conversation will be open and honest but guided with the necessary care for students of this age. I believe it is our job as educators to not teach children what to think- but how to think and allow them to unearth the truths that are often hidden within the words of pages.
Learners will not need to use any apps or websites beyond the standard Outschool tools.
45 minutes per week in class, and an estimated 0 - 1 hours per week outside of class.
Please note that there are some sensitive topics that will be addressed throughout the course including but not limited to: genocide, slavery, war, and sectional violence.
A vast collaboration of sources will be utilized to create this content to provide the students with a multi-faceted explanation of events from differing perspectives. Some sources utilized to create the content of the course: The Constitution of the United States and The Declaration of Independence by Delegates of The Constitutional Convention A Little History of the United States (Little Histories) By James West Davidson A Documentary History of the United States by Richard D. Heffner and Alexander B. Heffner A Different Mirror for Young People: A History of Multicultural America (For Young People Series) by Ronald Takaki
Courtney Murray, M. Ed, M. Hist
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356 total reviews
270 completed classes
Hello! I am so excited to join you on this education adventure! I absolutely love teaching and learning and believe it can be exciting for every student! I am a certified classroom educator with a master's degree in education and a second master's...