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Explore the Museum of the American Revolution's new and exciting virtual distance learning programs for the new school year! Follow up your Virtual Field Trip with a live Q&A with a Museum educator, participate in an engaging activity in the virtual sphere, explore the Virtual Museum Tour with an educator to guide you through the galleries and answer all of your students’ questions, and more.

Book today by calling 267-579-3623 or by emailing groups@amrevmuseum.org.

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Virtual Distance Learning Program Options

All live sessions are $100 for up to 35 students (one classroom). Additional classrooms are $65 per session. Programs will be offered on a first-come, first-served basis and are subject to change.

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Through Their Eyes Virtual Museum Tour

Duration: 45 minutes

Students are invited to take a live tour of our Virtual Museum Tour, using the stories and experiences of real people of the Revolutionary era to make personal connections to major events and smaller moments of the American Revolution. Along the way, they’ll tackle key questions about the Revolution and about the world today.

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Virtual Themed Experiences

Duration: 45 minutes

Book these engaging live sessions with a member of our Education team to supplement your virtual Through Their Eyes experience, or as stand-alone classroom programs. Students will go beyond the galleries to get a new take on the work of museums and the people and events of the American Revolution.

Topics:

  • Thinking Like a Historian
  • Two Men and a Mystery
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When Women Lost the Vote Virtual Experience

Duration: 45 minutes

Few people know that for about 30 years during the Revolutionary era, certain women and free people of African descent had the right to vote in New Jersey. In this live session with a Museum educator, students will use resources from the Museum’s new exhibit, When Women Lost the Vote, to explore this revolutionary moment in time and what it can tell us about the importance of suffrage — and its protection — today.

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Virtual Q&A

Duration: 25-minute video followed by 30-minute live Q&A

Take your students behind the scenes of the Museum with our pre-recorded Virtual Field Trip, presented in partnership with Scholastic and hosted by I Survived series author Lauren Tarshis and Museum educator Adrienne Whaley. Then, engage in a live Q&A with a member of our Education team.

Virtual Professional Development Options:

Pricing varies, please contact a group sales representative by calling 267-579-3623 or by emailing groups@amrevmuseum.org to learn more.

In these live 90-minute professional development sessions with a member of the Education team, educators will dig deep into specific content areas to enrich their teaching of the Revolutionary era utilizing our Virtual Museum Tourmultimedia timeline, and collections highlights. All sessions provide resources for further exploration and suggestions for immediate classroom use.

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Topics:

• Signs and Symbols of the American Revolution
• African Americans in the American Revolution
• Making the Revolution Relevant
• Seeing the Other Side: Understanding Loyalist Perspectives
• Women’s Suffrage in the Revolutionary Era: A Lens on the Past and Present


Book your Virtual Distance Learning Program today by calling 267-579-3623 or by emailing groups@amrevmuseum.org.

Generous support for K-12 Programs provided by: The Connelly Foundation, Comcast NBCUniversal, Chubb, The 1830 Family Foundation, The Snider Foundation, Arthur & Lisa Berkowitz, The Bergman Foundation, the Hilda & Preston Davis Foundation, Christian R. and Mary F. Lindback Foundation, Dolfinger-McMahon Foundation, PECO, Wawa, BB&T, The Christopher Ludwick Foundation, and Fulton Bank.

With appreciation to our generous funders, scholarships may be available upon request.