For Teachers- Inquire About a “Virtual Visit” to Your Classroom
150 YEARS AGO –
THE CLOSING MONTHS OF THE CIVIL WAR CHANGED AMERICA FOREVER
Once again, New York Times bestselling author KENNETH C. DAVIS will offer a limited number of free classroom Skype sessions, subject to his availability, focusing on the final days of the Civil War. Among other topics, Davis can discuss:
-the last months of fighting, especially in and around Petersburg, Virginia
-the assassination of Abraham Lincoln and the pursuit of his assassins
-the immediate aftermath of the war and what Reconstruction meant
-the role of African Americans in the Union army and the myth of enslaved people fighting for the Confederacy
These SKYPE sessions will be available between mid-March through the end of April 2015.The sessions usually last between 45 minutes-1 hour. During the Skype session, Kenneth Davis will briefly speak to the students and then invite their questions.
Please use the Contact button to request a session. Make sure to include your school name, location, grade level and class size. Multiple class sessions are welcome.
AND COMING IN MAY 2015…
THE HIDDEN HISTORY OF AMERICA AT WAR: Untold Tales from Yorktown to Fallujah