The Titanic sinks in…

April 13th was the 99th anniversary of the sinking of the unsinkable.   The Mariners’ Museum in Newport News, VA offered a homeschool day in observance, with extremely well done exhibits, activities and presentations. We registered in advance, so when we got there, getting started with the activities was a breeze.  Each child was given a “boarding pass” of a real passenger who had been on board the Titanic and was instructed to check the registry to see if they survived.  Odds were much better for women and children!  This was a point driven home over and over again throughout the exhibit.   We were also … Continue reading The Titanic sinks in…