Revolutionary War
Fort Ticonderoga

                                   

Fort Ticonderoga – “A Soldier’s Life at Fort Ticonderoga”

BOCES ID

1835

For

3-5, Middle school, High school

Categories

Storytelling, Visual Arts

Curriculum

The Arts

Costs

Cost is $200 plus mileage and programs are designed for 30 students or less. Additional programs in the same school on the same day are $100 per program. Grant funding exists in some areas to bring a Historic Interpreter from Fort Ticonderoga into the classroom at a greatly reduced fee on a first-come, first served basis.

We have grant funding to offer programs in Addison County, Vermont from the Walter Cerf Community Fund. We have several grants in New York, allowing us to visit schools in Clinton, Essex, Franklin, Hamilton, and Warren Counties, and parts of Washington County.

Programs are funded in the Adirondack Park by the Lake Placid Education Foundation and the Glenn and Carol Pearsall Adirondack Foundation, and in the Greater Glens Falls Area from the Glens Falls Foundation. With the support of Senator Betty Little, funding was awarded through the New York State Education Department for the 45th New York Senate District. Additional funding is provided by Champlain National Bank.

Dates Available

This program is available in the 2018-19 school year on most Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays from late October 2018 through June 2019.

Program Theme

Revolutionary War
Fort Ticonderoga

Program Description

Immerse your students in 1775 as a soldier garrisoning Fort Ticonderoga comes to your classroom. Students learn about the experiences of a soldier on the Lake Champlain frontier during the American Revolution. Students learn about the daily life of soldiers through hands-on experiences with high-quality reproductions of items that soldiers carried during the Revolution. Students gain an understanding of the purpose and function of each item and the larger concepts related to service in America’s War for Independence. Students learn about equipping and feeding an army in a remote location while incorporating geography, math, and language arts skills.

Phone

(518) 585-6370

Address

102 Fort Ti Road
Ticonderoga, New York 12883

Associated Acts/Performances

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