Content Provider Programs List

Ask the Archaeologist    based on 1 evaluation(s). - by Ohio History Connection 2009-10 Honorable Mention,2010-11,2011-12,2012-13 Honorable Mention,2013-14 Honorable Mention,2015-16 Honorable Mention
The staff and professionals of the Ohio History Connection are at your disposal in this interactive, question/answer style program. Spend time talking with a member of our Archaeology staff about the science of archaeology, recent discoveries, career opportuni...
Availability:  By Request ONLY
Audience:  4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, Parent, Adult Learners

Back to the Fifties - Behind the American Dream    based on 2 evaluation(s). - by Ohio History Connection 2009-10 Honorable Mention,2010-11,2011-12,2012-13 Honorable Mention,2013-14 Honorable Mention,2015-16 Honorable Mention
The 1950s are often thought of as a decade of progress and prosperity for all Americans. In Back to the Fifties: Behind the American Dream, we’ll unveil and discuss the complex social issues every day people faced in the 1950s and how these issu...
Availability:  By Request ONLY
Audience:  7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, Parent, Adult Learners

Can She Trust You?    based on 92 evaluation(s). - by Ohio History Connection 2009-10 Honorable Mention,2010-11,2011-12,2012-13 Honorable Mention,2013-14 Honorable Mention,2015-16 Honorable Mention
Experience the moral struggles associated with slavery in the 1860s-era Ohio Village as your students interview individuals in an effort to help a runaway slave find the Underground Railroad conductor along her way to freedom. Students will listen for clues in...
Availability:  By Request ONLY
Audience:  4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, Parent, Adult Learners

Mound Building Cultures    based on 12 evaluation(s). - by Ohio History Connection 2009-10 Honorable Mention,2010-11,2011-12,2012-13 Honorable Mention,2013-14 Honorable Mention,2015-16 Honorable Mention
Explore the mound building cultures of ancient America in this program hosted by Dr. Bradley Lepper, Curator of Archaeology at the Ohio History Connection. Students will learn about the various types of mounds, how mounds were built, why mounds may have been b...
Availability:  By Request ONLY
Audience:  4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, Parent, Adult Learners

Picture This!   based on 3 evaluation(s). - by Ohio History Connection 2009-10 Honorable Mention,2010-11,2011-12,2012-13 Honorable Mention,2013-14 Honorable Mention,2015-16 Honorable Mention
As visual literacy becomes increasingly important to <g data-gr-id="4">21st century</g> learners, the ability to analyze and interpret photographs is a fundamental skill. In Picture This, students will learn how to analyze and interpret imag...
Availability:  By Request ONLY
Audience:  4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, Adult Learners

Show Me, Tell Me About American Indian Culture    based on 28 evaluation(s). - by Ohio History Connection 2009-10 Honorable Mention,2010-11,2011-12,2012-13 Honorable Mention,2013-14 Honorable Mention,2015-16 Honorable Mention
In Show Me, Tell Me, we'll explore the pre-contact culture of Eastern Woodland Indians as we examine a variety of artifacts and discover what a day in the life of these early peoples may have been like up until the point of European contact. The concept...
Availability:  By Request ONLY
Audience:  2, 3, 4, 5

So You Know Ohio?    based on 6 evaluation(s). - by Ohio History Connection 2009-10 Honorable Mention,2010-11,2011-12,2012-13 Honorable Mention,2013-14 Honorable Mention,2015-16 Honorable Mention
Teachers will split their class up into three teams for this highly interactive and fun game show format which serves as an excellent means of testing or introducing your students’ knowledge of the famous people, places, and events in Ohio history.
Availability:  By Request ONLY
Audience:  3, 4, 5, 6

So You Know the Civil War?    based on 21 evaluation(s). - by Ohio History Connection 2009-10 Honorable Mention,2010-11,2011-12,2012-13 Honorable Mention,2013-14 Honorable Mention,2015-16 Honorable Mention
No other period in our nation's history has captured our interest more than the events of 1861 through 1865. Although this struggle between the North and South is distant in time, it is a period that is confusing and complex to understand. Your students will c...
Availability:  By Request ONLY
Audience:  4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, Parent

So You Know the Election?    based on 15 evaluation(s). - by Ohio History Connection 2009-10 Honorable Mention,2010-11,2011-12,2012-13 Honorable Mention,2013-14 Honorable Mention,2015-16 Honorable Mention
Test your knowledge of the people, policies and events from the Presidential elections of the past and present by scheduling So You Know the Election. Your students will compete against each other as they answer questions about the election process, the histor...
Availability:  By Request ONLY
Audience:  4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, Parent

So You Know the Founding Documents    based on 7 evaluation(s). - by Ohio History Connection 2009-10 Honorable Mention,2010-11,2011-12,2012-13 Honorable Mention,2013-14 Honorable Mention,2015-16 Honorable Mention
In recent years, there has been a renewed focus on the study of our nation’s founding documents. These central ideas about law, government, and the rights of individuals have been maintained in the United States since the late 1700s and form the fabric of our ...
Availability:  By Request ONLY
Audience:  4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, Parent, Adult Learners

So You Know the U.S. Government?    based on 68 evaluation(s). - by Ohio History Connection 2009-10 Honorable Mention,2010-11,2011-12,2012-13 Honorable Mention,2013-14 Honorable Mention,2015-16 Honorable Mention
Think your class understands the workings of the United States Government? We’ll test your students’ knowledge of the origins, structure, and responsibilities of our government. This presentation serves as an excellent means of introducing your studen...
Availability:  By Request ONLY
Audience:  4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, Parent, Adult Learners

The Story of the Carved Potato: The Origins of the Jack-'O-Lantern    based on 11 evaluation(s). - by Ohio History Connection 2009-10 Honorable Mention,2010-11,2011-12,2012-13 Honorable Mention,2013-14 Honorable Mention,2015-16 Honorable Mention
Have you ever wondered why we carve faces into pumpkins for Halloween? When Irish immigrants came to America, they brought their own beliefs and traditions, which over time became part of American traditions. In this program, you'll hear the story of Old Wicke...
Availability:  By Request ONLY
Audience:  3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, Parent, Adult Learners

The Story of the Strange Bird: The Origins of Thanksgiving   based on 15 evaluation(s). - by Ohio History Connection 2009-10 Honorable Mention,2010-11,2011-12,2012-13 Honorable Mention,2013-14 Honorable Mention,2015-16 Honorable Mention
Did you know that our national bird, the bald eagle, was not the first choice as a national symbol for one of our most well-known Founding Fathers? The bird that almost became our national symbol was only found in America at the time. We celebrate a special da...
Availability:  By Request ONLY
Audience:  3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, Parent, Adult Learners

The Story of the Triangular Tree: The Origins of Christmas Trees    based on 10 evaluation(s). - by Ohio History Connection 2009-10 Honorable Mention,2010-11,2011-12,2012-13 Honorable Mention,2013-14 Honorable Mention,2015-16 Honorable Mention
Many of our traditions in America originated in other countries and were brought by those who immigrated here. Can you imagine hanging your Christmas tree from the ceiling? Why do we even have Christmas trees in our homes? In this program, we’ll follow the sto...
Availability:  By Request ONLY
Audience:  3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, Parent, Adult Learners

The Wearing of the Green: The Origins of St. Patrick's Day   based on 2 evaluation(s). - by Ohio History Connection 2009-10 Honorable Mention,2010-11,2011-12,2012-13 Honorable Mention,2013-14 Honorable Mention,2015-16 Honorable Mention
Celebrated by the Irish as a religious holiday for over a thousand years, the custom of St. Patrick's Day has spread throughout the world. Participants in this program will learn about the origins of St. Patrick's Day, who St. Patrick was, why it's celebrated ...
Availability:  By Request ONLY
Audience:  3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, Adult Learners

The Wright Method - Scientific Inquiry and the Process of Invention    based on 8 evaluation(s). - by Ohio History Connection 2009-10 Honorable Mention,2010-11,2011-12,2012-13 Honorable Mention,2013-14 Honorable Mention,2015-16 Honorable Mention
In this program, students will be introduced to the principles of the Scientific Method. Then, by examining primary sources like the Wrights' own photographs, data and correspondence, they will follow along as the Wrights use that process to overcome the odds ...
Availability:  By Request ONLY
Audience:  4, 5, 6, 7, 8

You Can Make History: Trees, Trees, Trees    based on 4 evaluation(s). - by Ohio History Connection 2009-10 Honorable Mention,2010-11,2011-12,2012-13 Honorable Mention,2013-14 Honorable Mention,2015-16 Honorable Mention
In Trees, Trees, Trees, students will learn how early settlers used trees in their daily life, why they were so important, and the continued importance of trees in modern times. Students are introduced the concepts of history by Arbuckle, a 200-year-old...
Availability:  By Request ONLY
Audience:  Kindergarten, 1, 2

You Can Make History: What Shall I Do Today?    based on 13 evaluation(s). - by Ohio History Connection 2009-10 Honorable Mention,2010-11,2011-12,2012-13 Honorable Mention,2013-14 Honorable Mention,2015-16 Honorable Mention
In this highly interactive and engaging program, students are introduced to the concepts of history by Arbuckle, a 200-year-old turtle puppet. In What Shall I Do Today, students will explore daily frontier life, gender roles, chores and responsibilitie...
Availability:  By Request ONLY
Audience:  Kindergarten, 1, 2

You Can Make History: Home Sweet Home    based on 1 evaluation(s). - by Ohio History Connection 2009-10 Honorable Mention,2010-11,2011-12,2012-13 Honorable Mention,2013-14 Honorable Mention,2015-16 Honorable Mention
In this highly interactive and engaging program, students are introduced to the concepts of history by Arbuckle, a 200-year-old turtle puppet. In Home Sweet Home, students will learn about the development of a farmstead. We’ll also examine the building ...
Availability:  By Request ONLY
Audience:  Kindergarten, 1, 2

You Can Make History: What Shall I Wear Today?    based on 5 evaluation(s). - by Ohio History Connection 2009-10 Honorable Mention,2010-11,2011-12,2012-13 Honorable Mention,2013-14 Honorable Mention,2015-16 Honorable Mention
In this highly interactive and engaging program, students are introduced to the concepts of history by Arbuckle, a 200-year-old turtle puppet. In What Shall I Wear Today, students will learn about clothes on the Ohio frontier. Students will examine ho...
Availability:  By Request ONLY
Audience:  Kindergarten, 1, 2, 3

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