National History Day: Researching History Like a Pro

Add to Calendar01/26/2022 04:00 PM01/26/2022 05:00 PMAmerica/New_YorkResearch History Like a ProHeinz History CenterHeinz History CenterfalseMM/DD/YYYY

In this free webinar event, students will have the opportunity to hear from NHD judges and archivists Leslie Pryzbylek and Sierra Green as they help students identify, evaluate, and use primary sources. Participants will gain insight into the availability of local collections and will learn the skills needed to Google primary sources like a pro. A short discussion of organizing research and a Q&A session will follow.

REGISTRATION

Registration is free, though donations are appreciated. Please register online.

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If you have any questions, please contact Kaitlyn Bearinger at kabearinger@heinzhistorycenter.org.

Rachel Carson: Rise of the Environmental Movement (grades 7-12)

Add to Calendar03/31/2022 01:00 PM03/31/2022 02:00 PMAmerica/New_YorkRachel Carson: Rise of the Environmental Movement (grades 7-12)This virtual program will explore the story of Rachael Carson, scientist, ecologist, and writer whose work sparked the modern environmental movement.Heinz History CenterHeinz History CenterfalseMM/DD/YYYY

Join the Heinz History Center for “Rachel Carson: Rise of the Environmental Movement” a free webinar for teachers and students on Thursday, March 31st. This virtual program will explore the story of Rachael Carson, scientist, ecologist, and writer whose work sparked the modern environmental movement. Learn more about how Rachel Carson observed the natural environment and the impact of humans on it resulting in increased environmental awareness throughout the nation.

There are two webinars with Q&A sessions scheduled for this free, virtual program. One for grades 3–6 at 10 a.m. and one for grades 7–12 at 1 p.m. on March 31st.   

Registration

This program is free to attend. Please register in advance.

10:00 a.m.

Grades 3-6

Register for 10:00 a.m.

1:00 p.m.

Grades 7-12

Register for 1:00 p.m.

If you have any questions, please contact Jocelyn McLaughlin at jnmclaughlin@heinzhistorycenter.org.