Battle of Gettysburg
Video clips, photo galleries, and related resources of the three-day battle that proved to be crucial for a Union victory.
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This History Classroom program examines the biggest and bloodiest battle of the Civil War and probes the war's impact on the citizens of Gettysburg.
Online game from Disney's Friends for Change website lets users accumulate energy by dancing in the correct sequence. Eco tips about energy discuss energy conservation.
Video clip details the epic poem where the hero faces seemingly insurmountable challenges, including battling the monster Grendel.
Paul Wilgenkamp helps students connect to community history by visiting a local cemetery.
Takes a look at this particularly American celebration, including how New York was the first state to officially declare a day of Thanksgiving, and how President Lincoln first made Thanksgiving a national holiday in 1863. It also explores period accounts and art that bring Thanksgiving celebrations through the centuries to life, and find out the origins of traditions like the Macy's parade.