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Videos and Resources

Artistic Roots: Alabama's Creative Culture

Take an interdisciplinary focus on the study and creation of music, theatre, sculpture, folk and visual arts. (Grades 4-8)

Project C: Lessons from the American Civil Rights Movement Series

A series of Learning Adventures occurring throughout the Civil Rights fiftieth anniversary years of 2013-2015 that focus on the role of citizenship in a democracy through the study of historical events. (Grades 7-12)

Experiencing Shakespeare Series

Through television, the web, and social media, students explore the Folger Shakespeare Library, home to the world's largest Shakespeare collection. (Grades 6-12)

The Vietnam Veterans Memorial

Students come face-to-face with the Vietnam War when they meet veterans and visit The Vietnam Veterans Memorial Wall. (Grades 7-12)

FBI: Inside the Crime Lab

Offer middle school children a behind-the-scenes look at the greatest crime laboratory in the world—the FBI’s Crime Laboratory. (Grades 5-8)

Archaeology Adventures

Take a look at Alabama history through the lens of archaeology! (Grades 2-5)

Gulf Detectives Series

An exciting opportunity for students to access beaches, coastal wetlands, Mobile Bay and the Gulf of Mexico without leaving their desks. (Grades 5-8)

Exploring Monticello

Exploring Monticello takes students into Thomas Jefferson’s home, a virtual laboratory for all kinds of ideas. (Grades 5-7)

Our Nation's Capitol

Join student reporters as they uncover the history, art and architecture that define America’s living symbol of democracy and freedom. (Grades 5-8)

Exploring Mount Vernon

Explore the famous Mount Vernon estate in this electronic field trip to the historic home of our nation's first president. (Grades 4-8)

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