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DISTANCE LEARNING PROGRAMS:

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  • Sacred Heart Watching Webinar
  • Robert Edsel
  • Skype
  • Graham Salisbury
  • Yearbook
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Bring The National WWII Museum into your classroom through our collection of distance learning programming. No matter your budget or level of technology, the Museum can connect with your students through interactive and dynamic Virtual Field Trips, special event webinars and Skype programs. Make history resonate with your students and bring textbooks to life through examining Museum artifacts, primary sources and oral histories. Students have the opportunity for one-on-one discussion and interaction with Museum educators, curators and special guests. There’s a perfect program for every classroom! Browse our distance learning options below and schedule a session today.

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Virtual Field Trips Special Event Webinars Skype Lesson Connections

In-depth, hour long programs with a Museum Educator about specific topics in WWII

One-time-only, live connections with classrooms across the country

15-30 minute Q&A and lesson follow-up sessions with a Museum Educator


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FEATURED PROGRAMS:

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Free Electronic Field Trip Mystery Skype American Indians Virtual Field Trip

Remember Pearl Harbor Electronic Field Trip
Free, live, interactive webcast for middle school students on December 7, 2016. Student reporters from Hawaii and New Orleans explore the history and meaning of the "date which will live in Infamy" using the stories of those who witnessed the attack firsthand. Register today!

Mystery Skype
Play this fun, interactive, and geography-based learning game used by teachers and students around the globe. Have your students guess the subject and location of the Museum, broadcast right in front of our C-47 aircraft!

Virtual Field Trip: Warrior Tradition: American Indians in WWII
During Native American Heritage Month, learn about the most famous group of American Indians, the Navajo Code Talkers and uncover surprising and lesser-known stories of these warriors in uniform. Hear segments from the Museum's oral history collection, including the last surviving Crow war chief, Joe Medicine Crow.

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Questions?

Contact Chrissy Gregg, Virtual Classroom Coordinator at 504-528-1944 x351 or virtualclassroom@nationalww2museum.org


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EDUCATION PROJECTS:

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Student Travel – WWII Educational Tours
High school and college students, learn the leadership principles that helped win WWII on a trip to France or during a weeklong residential program in New Orleans. College credit is available, and space is limited.

See You Next Year! HS Yearbooks from WWII
Collected from across the United States, the words and pictures of these yearbooks present a new opportunity to experience the many challenges, setbacks and triumphs of the war through the eyes of America’s youth.

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. Incorporates STEM principles to use in the classroom.

Kids Corner: Fun and Games!
Make your own propaganda posters, test your memory, solve puzzles and more! Learn about World War II and have fun at the same time.

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