History's Mysteries - US History
America is Full of Mystery - The Lost Colony of Roanoke, The Great Chicago Fire, the Amelia Earhart disappearance, & the DB Cooper hijacking. In this class, we'll see if we can solve them all. Unsolved, Art, Design, Project, Puzzle, History
US Grade 5 - 8
What do the lost colony of Roanoke, the great Chicago fire, Amelia Earhart's disappearance, and the DB Cooper hijacking have in common? They are all unsolved cold cases (the disappearance of Roanoke was even featured on a season of American Horror Story and the History Channel has run many documentary on Amelia Earhart's disappearance). During our time, we will examine each of these four mysterious events in detail. We will look at possible and/or likely theories already posed, talk about...
Two small pieces of scrap wood any 1" x 4,6,8,10,12" or plywood, or even old wooden fence wood is perfect. In fact, the best is a piece of old fence wood or something similar. One will need to be approximately 6 inches in length, the other approximately 12 inches in length. There will be downloadable materials posted in the classroom.
There will be a knife carving and possible use of hammer and chisel (only if you have, it is not necessary). This is done after class, after my how to instructions under your supervision. If you are not comfortable, then a sketching will be just as good. Also, there is art done with a stick that needs to be taken in and out of a fire. If you are not comfortable with this, again a sketch will work perfectly fine.
Meet the teacher
I have always been very curious and creative and I love to inspire it in kids (both my own and others) as well. I like to teach through projects, which give students a choice on the way they learn and show their understanding. I also love to...
$68for 4 classes
1x per week, 4 weeks
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Live video meetings
6-18 learners per class