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Robbing the 'Hood?
Students investigate historical figures and how they play a role in tourism by reading and discussing the article "When Robin Hood Supped, Was it Yorkshire Pudding?" In groups, students investigate issues related in the article in greater depth and compose reports that summarize their findings about Robin Hood, American historical figures, and their use in British and American tourism.
6th - 12th English Language Arts
Little Miss Muffet by Jessie Willcox Smith
Little Miss Muffet is a beloved nursery rhyme and a painting by Jessie Willcox Smith. Learners will analyze the painting, make keen observations, and discuss the elements of art they find. They'll then activate their creative thinking skills by working through 12 different art-inspired activities.
3rd Visual & Performing Arts
Lesson H - I Spy
Students read and discuss a letter written by an Army officer from Delaware to the President of Delaware during the American Revolution. They examine paintings depicting the Battle of Bunker Hill and the attack upon the Chew House. Afterward, they compose a letter to the school principal requesting an item that is needed to improve the school.
8th - 12th Social Studies & History
King Arthur- How He Became King
Students discover how King Arthur became king. In this King Arthur lesson, students read sections of the book The Story of King Arthur and His Knights by Howard Pyle. After reading students answer questions about the life of King Arthur and how he became king.
6th - 8th English Language Arts