Experience a week in the life of the Thompson household. Based on authentic excerpts from Doctor Thompson’s diaries, students will experience primary documents come to life! Over the course of this 5 part video series, students will “meet” Doctor Samuel Thompson, and partake in interactive activities such as diagnosing diseases, making pills using mortars and pestles, and learning about the members of the Thompson household. Doctor Thompson looks back on his time in the American Revolution and discusses whether he too, was a spy!
Learning Standards: Broadcasting live from Long Island’s historic and environmental landmarks, WMHO supports NY State and Common Core Standard learning by creating rich virtual environment where students study and observe artifacts, primary sources, and participate in an exchange of ideas.
Cost: $125.00 for digital series and accompanying activity kit. Access up to 14 days. BOCES Arts-in-Education reimbursable.
Minimum Program Fee: $125
Teacher Fee: FREE
Location: The Thompson House from the comfort of your home or classroom!
Address: 91 North Country Road, Setauket NY 11733