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World War I with The Durham Museum and Woodrow Wilson Presidential Library

from The Durham Museum

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Join us for a dual visit covering all things World War I.
Students will get to see artifacts in our current exhibit Fighting for the Good Life: Nebraskan
Memories of World War I
. This will be followed by a presentation of the Woodrow Wilson
Presidential Library called Over Here.. Over There. The Great War.” In both
presentations students will get to see primary sources that help tell the story
of World War I. During all of this there will also be students at The Durham
Museum going through the visit who can help bring alive the different
aspects of the experience. Please note that this is a free, one-time event, presented as a live-stream opportunity. However, if your students have questions or would like a one-on-one personal visit, also at no cost, we will be happy to schedule that after the event!<o:p></o:p>

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About This Program

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This program is provided at no cost thanks to the generous support of our digital learning program as well as our WWI exhibition by Blue Cross Blue Shield of Nebraska and Humanities Nebraska.

Length

1 hour


Target Audience

Education: Grade(s) 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, Adult LearnersPublic Library: Library Patrons

Minimum participants:

There is no minimum.

Maximum participants:

There is no maximum as this is a live-stream opportunity.


Primary Disciplines

Social Studies/History


Program Delivery Mode

Videoconference – Webcam/desktop (Zoom, Skype, iChat, Vidyo, Movi/Jabber, Blue Jeans, etc...)



Booking Information

This is a special one-time live-stream event in conjunction with The Durham Museum's WWI exhibition. It coincides with a local school's visit to the museum so that students from around the country can hear from their peers as well as our presenters.

Sorry, this program is not currently available. To inquire about future availability, please contact The Durham Museum

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For more information contact CILC at (507) 388-3672

Provider's Cancellation Policy

Please notify us in the event you will not be able to join. We will be unable to reschedule as this is a special one-time event.

About This Provider

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The Durham Museum

Omaha, NE
United States

The Durham Museum offers a fascinating look at the history of the region and offers a broad-range of traveling exhibits covering subjects ranging from history and culture, to science, industry and more through our affiliation with the Smithsonian Institution and strong ties with the Library of Congress, National Archives and the Field Museum.

Contact:
Taylor Leinen
tleinen@durhammuseum.org
4024445027

Program Details

Format

1. The program will begin with an introduction by The Durham Museum.
2. We will then hear from the Woodrow Wilson Presidential Library and Museum.
3. Local students will have the opportunity to ask questions as well as share their experience in the exhibition.

Objectives

Students will be able to identify major participants of the war, causes of the war, the roll of propaganda and Wilson's proposed peace plans (as a part of the Woodrow Wilson Presidential Library and Museum presentation).

Students will be able to identify effects the war had on the home front.

Standards Alignment

State Standards

Nebraska State Social Studies Standards supported in The Durham Museum’s Fighting for the Good Life exhibition
8.1.2.d Evaluate how cooperation and conflict among people have contributed to political, economic, and social events and situations in the United States

8.4.1.c (US) Examine the chronology of historical events in the United States analyze their impact on the past, present, and future

8.4.2.a (US) Analyze the impact of people, events, ideas, and symbols, including various cultures and ethnic groups, on history in the United States by era

8.4.2.b (US)Analyze how the United States has changed over the course of time, using maps, documents, and other artifacts

8.4.4.c (US) Analyze how decisions affected events in the United States

12.4.1.a (US) Describe concepts of time and chronology

12.4.1.c (US) Examine the chronology of historical events in the United States and throughout the world to evaluate their impact on the past, present, and future

12.4.3.a (US) Analyze and evaluate how multiple perspectives facilitate the understanding of the full story of US history

12.4.4.d (US) Analyze and evaluate multiple causes and effects of key events in US history

12.4.2.a (US) Analyze and evaluate the impact of people, events, ideas, and symbols, including various cultures and ethnic groups, on history in the United States

12.4.2.a (WLD) Analyze and evaluate the impact of people, events, ideas, and symbols, including various cultures and ethnic groups, on history throughout the world