Category Archives: Museums

The Newseum and Current Events

In history class this week, we delved into the purposes of government. We also looked into what people do to create change in their government when they are dissatisfied with the government. As part of our examination of government and … Continue reading

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Living US History and the National Museum of American History

Welcome to Living U.S. History! Michael Drayne and IĀ are U.S. History teachers in Maryland. With this blog, we hope to help make history come alive for our students. We believe that learning about history can and should extend beyond the … Continue reading

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The French and Indian War, Fort Necessity, Fort Pitt, and Fort Ligonier

Our studies have recently covered the French and Indian War. There are many sites of interest related to this conflict in the Maryland and Pennsylvania region that I wish to share with you. First, some background on the war in … Continue reading

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