Exploring Local History Course
This year-long elective course will furnish students with an opportunity for an in-depth study of the abundant local history of Stafford County and the greater Fredericksburg region. The focus of the course will be a multi-perspective examination of the people and places of the greater Fredericksburg region and the effect they had on Virginia, U.S., and world history. The course will emphasize 21st Century learning skills of information literacy, communication, critical thinking, citizenship, and independent and collaborative learning. Key to successful completion of this course will be ability to conduct research and complete projects. Students enrolling in the course should have an interest in United States history.
Making History Live: Integrating Stafford History into the SOLs
Instructor: Eric Powell
Stafford County Public Schools - Making History Live: Integrating Stafford History into the SOLs Overview
A Stafford History Minute: Government Island
Author: Stafford County Tourism Duration: 3:23
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