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Maryland Historical Society (Timeline Studios)

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Timeline Studio offers dynamic, interactive programs on topics in United States history for K-12, collegiate, and adult audiences. By exploring and discussing original historical evidence, including documents, images, artifacts, and audio and video clips, participants draw conclusions about important compelling questions about our nation's past.

2016-2017

2015-2016

Honorable Mention

 

Programs by Maryland Historical Society (Timeline Studios)

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Pack It Up: What to Bring to Colonial America

Students will explore reproduction artifacts to consider the choices early colonists made when deciding what supplies to bring to the New World...

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What Makes a Good National Anthem? A Star-Spangled Question

What makes a good national anthem? During this interactive lesson, students are asked to analyze the lyrics of the Star Spangled Banner and then...

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First Contact: Comparing Multiple Perspectives on Woodland Indians

Join Timeline Studio as we travel back in time to 1634 and learn about the Eastern Woodland Indians by comparing multiple first hand accounts...

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Cast Your Vote: The Civil War’s Great Border State Debate

During this live, interactive distance learning program, students will take a side on the great border state debate during the Civil War! Using...

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You & Your Watershed: Learning Through The Chesapeake Bay

Join the Maryland Historical Society and the National Aquarium for a Virtual Field Trip about you and your watershed! Using the Chesapeake Bay as a...

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The Causes of The War of 1812: Examining Mr. Madison’s War

Grand speeches will be made and rap battles will be fought as participants explore the causes of the War of 1812! Using original historical...

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Get The Message? WWI Propaganda & The Home Front

Propaganda is meant to shape public behavior, but how does it do so? During this live program, students will examine the experience of Americans...

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From Plantation to Shipyard: The Many Forms of Slavery

By examining original historical evidence from the Maryland Historical Society’s collections, including oral histories, paintings, artifacts, and...

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Daily Life Then & Now

Bring a historical character into your classroom!Have a live interactive conversation with a teacher from the 1800's. Using images, objects, and...

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America in Miniature: Arts & Music in Maryland

What is “American Art”? Join us as we explore the highlights of our collections and celebrate Maryland’s rich contributions to American cultural...

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America in Miniature: Highlights of American History

Maryland is often referred to by promoters as “America in Miniature,” but how can such a tiny state truly reflect the major themes of American...

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Grab Your Haversack!: Exploring the Life of a Revolutionary War Soldier

The British are coming, it is time to grab your haversack and join the Continental Army! During this live challenge participants will have to...

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Get to Know Timeline Studio!

Get to know Timeline Studio and the programs we offer through this one-to-one connection! Preview our programs and how we engage students across...

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Virtual Student Research Center for History

Want your students to develop important research skills while making primary sources come to life? SEARCH, The Student Research Center for History,...

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Reacting to Freedom: Diverse Opinions in Reconstruction Era Maryland

Analyzing the difficult transition in the post-Civil War period, students will examine the spectrum of public reactions to the end of slavery in...

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Tracing the Life of Frederick Douglass

By examining original historical evidence from the Maryland Historical Society’s collections, including photographs, letters, and multi-media clips...

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More About This Provider

Type of Organization

Arts/Cultural/Museum

Contact

Bethany Nagle   BNagle@mdhs.org
201 W. Monument St.
Baltimore MD 21201
410-685-3750x378
United States

http://www.mdhs.org/education/digital-learning/timeline-studio

Primary Disciplines

The programs of Maryland Historical Society (Timeline Studios) cover:

Problem Based Learning
Social Studies/History
Language Arts/English
Literacy
Reading
Gifted & Talented

Awards, Quotes, Testimonials

“It was awesome to see so many standards embedded into one lesson, both reading and social studies standards. I also think that it was great that they could see so many artifacts. I have ALREADY recommended this program to others.



“Today's video conference was perfect! You did such a wonderful job keeping the kids engaged and making connections with each and every child who spoke. Your enthusiasm came through...teachers loved it too! “



“ We had a blast!!! I was jotting down some of the reading AND social studies standards that you worked on today.  It was impressive. The kids were engaged and had so much fun WHILE learning.”