War of 1812
FortMcHenry


Lesson Plans
Website Age of Students Information on the Website Intended Audience
www.pride2.org/NewPrideSite/
MD/Lesson10/
Elementary
  • Provides a lesson that addresses causes of the War of 1812.
  • Provides activities, worksheets, and games for students.
Teachers
www.nps.gov/fomc/forteachers
/upload/YDLesson.pdf
Elementary
  • Provides lessons using primary and secondary sources to demonstrate the actions of the citizens of Baltimore during the War of 1812.
Teachers
starspangled200.org/Resources/
Pages/ForTeachers.aspx
All
  • List of resources  and links for teachers.
  • Lists lesson plans by both grade and subject.
Teachers
www.pbs.org/wned/war-of-1812/
essays/treaty-ghent/
All
  • Overview of the Treaty of Ghent
  • Lesson Plan
  • Video, "Treaty of Ghent"
Teachers, Students
www.nps.gov/fomc/ All
  • National Park Service website for Fort McHenry.
  • Provides lesson plans (11 lessons for 4th grade, 11 lessons for 8th grade).
Teachers, Students, Parents
video.pbs.org/video/2088022215 All
  • Video,  "Blacks in the War of 1812"
Teachers, Students

Landmarks to Visit
www.battlenorthpoint.org/ Elementary
  • Provides information on the Battle of North Point as well as Defender's Day Celebrations.
  • Also has a detailed description of the Battle of Baltimore as well as an animation that illustrates the battle.
Teachers, Parents, Students
www.myedgemere.com/
local_history/
All
  • House that played an integral part in the defense of North Point.
  • Provides information about the historical site.
Teachers, Parents, Students
www.flaghouse.org/index.php
/flag/index_new/
All
  • Information on the Flag House
  • Visitors information
Teachers, Parents, Students
www.nps.gov/fomc/ All
  • National Park Service website for Fort McHenry
  • Provides lesson plans (11 lessons for 4th grade, 11 lessons for 8th grade).
Teachers, Students, Parents

Information on Battles

www.loc.gov/rr/program/bib/1812/

All
  • Provides resources and links for teachers and students.
Teachers, Students
marylandsociety.thewarof1812.info/ All
  • Website of The Society of the War of 1812 in Maryland.
  • List of links for Baltimore Involvement.
Teachers, Parents, Students
americanhistory.si.edu/
starspangledbanner/default.aspx
All
  • Smithsonian
  • All about the flag and anthem.
  • Has an interactive 14 question quiz.
Teachers, Students, Parents
www.starspangled200.com/
stars-and-stripes
All
  • Information on the flag that flew over Ft. McHenry.
Teachers, Students
www.battlenorthpoint.org/ Elementary
  • Provides information on the Battle of North Point as well as Defender's Day Celebrations.
  • Also has a detailed description of the Battle of Baltimore as well as an animation that illustrates the battle.
Teachers, Students, Parents

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