Education Announcements

The Victory Gardens of WWII

Visit the Classroom Victory Garden Project website to learn about food production during WWII, find lesson plans and activities for elementary students, get tips for starting your own garden and try out simple Victory Garden recipes!

The Science and Technology of WWII

Visit our new interactive website to learn about wartime technical and scientific advances that forever changed our world.

Operation Footlocker

Turn your students into history detectives as they ponder over the origins and uses of these intriguing pieces of WWII history.

2010 Art Contest Winners


The National WWII Museum wants to see…

How are Books Powerful?


5th Grade


Winner:
The World Runs on Books

Danielle Arevalos
Thomas Jefferson Independent Day School
Joplin, MO


Honorable Mention:
Reading…the Power to Know

Ashton Julia
Immaculate Conception School Marrero, LA


Honorable Mention:
A Book of Knowledge

Katie Kolczun
Thomas Jefferson Independent Day School
Joplin, MO


Honorable Mention:
Energy Flows Through Books

Kaylee Perrin
Thomas Jefferson Independent Day School
Joplin, MO

6th Grade


Winner:
When the Good Goes Missing

Lorden Hoff
Thomas Jefferson Independent Day School
Joplin, MO


Honorable Mention:
Ardiendo Verdad
Ellen Murray
Ridgeview Charter School
Atlanta, GA


Honorable Mention:
You Can Take Away the Source, but not the Knowledge!

Jennifer Piskor
Our Lady of Pompeii Lancaster, NY


Honorable Mention:
We Need History and Freedom

Noah Wells
Thomas Jefferson Independent Day School
Joplin, MO

7th Grade


Winner:
Burning the Family

William Chwa
Ecole-d’Art School
Fullerton, CA


Honorable Mention:
A Body without a Soul
Suma Ancha
Thomas Jefferson Independent Day School
Joplin, MO


Honorable Mention:
Staircase to Enlightenment
Ryan Scarborough Educational Success Jacksonville, FL


Honorable Mention:
Forgotten Past

Daniel Yeom
Ecole-d’Art School
Fullerton, CA

8th Grade


Winner:
Fueled by Ideas

Calvin Kuntz
Home School
West Chicago, IL


Honorable Mention:
The Value of Knowledge

Frank Cascone
Thomas Jefferson Independent Day School
Joplin, MO


Honorable Mention:
Knowledge

Jillianne Larson
Our Lady Academy
Bay St. Louis, MS


Honorable Mention:
And Let the People be Heard

Krista Miller
Thomas Jefferson Independent Day School
Joplin, MO

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