Dozens of errors cited in Virginia textbook - dreams-car.comOur student programs are designed to take advantage of the museum's collections to provide an immersive experience in Virginia history. Programs include content and analysis through interaction with primary and secondary sources. Workshops are FREE for students, teachers, and chaperones, but reservations are required. Student workshops may be reserved by completing our online Field Trip Request Form. If you have questions about timing or group size, please feel free to contact us - some guidelines are flexible or easily modified. Take advantage of our temporary exhibitions by booking one of our Featured Field Trips - an option that's only around for as long as an exhibit is on display!
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General inquries: staff fivepondspress. Current customers: support fivepondspress. The Student Edition contains captivating, full-color photos, illustrations, maps, graphs, timelines, and charts with informative captions to promote critical thinking. Comprehensive lesson plans support learning, encourage creative thinking, challenge students to apply concepts to real-life situations, and promote peer communication and collaboration. Students focus on each Standard of Learning statement and apply Essential Skills to understand relationships and trends between history, geography, economics, and civics. Students are challenged to become responsible, well-informed citizens in their community, commonwealth, nation, and world. The Student Edition is available as an e- book, both with and without an audio feature.
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From edited primary source documents to scholarly studies and exhibition catalogs, the Virginia Historical Society has published many quality history books. Below is a list of our publications, many of which are available for purchase in the Museum Shop. A Time for Moderation: J. Sargeant Reynolds, illuminating some of the most consequential political developments in twentieth-century Virginia. Bound Away: Virginia and the Westward Movement This book studies three stages of migration to, within, and from Virginia. Together they offer an opportunity to study the westward movement through three centuries.
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CNN -- A panel of historians has found an "appalling" number of factual errors in a new fourth-grade history textbook used in many Virginia school districts, one of the experts said. The panelists vetted the book "Our Virginia: Past and Present" at the state's request, after it drew national scrutiny for its controversial assertion that during the Civil War, units of black soldiers fought on the Confederate side. The panelists also dismissed as unfounded the assertion that significant numbers of African-Americans fought for the South during the Civil War. The historical inaccuracies "are appalling in number," said retired professor Ronald Heinemann in his report to the Virginia Department of Education. Lapses in grammar, punctuation, and spelling were also criticized: like the words "developement," "ammendment," "seccession," "neccesary" and "seperate.