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2012 Summer Institute

 The War of 1812, Industrialism, and Transportation:

The Midwest and the Making of Modern American

 

SCHEDULE OF EVENTS: This Page

Printable Schedule HERE

LOGISTICS PAGE

SUMMER INSTITUTE GROUP PROJECT (DUE JUNE 29)

SUMMER INSTITUTE RESPONSE TO READING (DUE JUNE 25)

PRIMARY SOURCE ACTIVITY # 5 (NOW DUE ON OR BEFORE JULY 17)

INSTRUCTIONS FOR COURSE REGISTRATION

COMPLETING THE ONLINE FINANCIAL RESPONSIBILITY STATEMENT

OSU INTERNET USERNAME AND E-MAIL ACCOUNT ACTIVATION

ORDER YOUR TRANSCRIPT

ADDITIONAL DOCUMENT RESOURCES

SUMMER INSTITUTE INFORMATION PACKET

( Contains all of the Summer Institute website information and assignments in one, 24 page, PDF document )

 

Schedule of Events

Monday June 25

7:45 AM: depart for Dearborn, Michigan. 3.5 hours
4:30 PM: Check into Hotel, Hyatt Regency, Dearborn.
11:15 AM: Arrive Greenfield Village & Tour
12:30: Lunch on Your own in the Village
1 PM: Tour Greenfield Village continued
4:15  PM: Depart Greenfield Village for Hotel
6 PM: Dinner on your own (for more information, see LOGISTICS page)
Evening Free

Tuesday June 25

AM: Breakfast on your own (for more information, see Logistics page)
9 AM: Presentation: The War of 1812. Ted Dahlstrand, Ohio State University
10:15 depart for Ford Museum
10:30: begin visit of Ford Museum
Noon: Lunch On your own
3 PM: Leave Ford Museum
3:30 PM: Primary Source Activity: Betsy
4:30: Free time
6 PM Group Dinner catered by Giulio & Sons, hotel
7:30 PM Lead Teacher Activity: 
Heidi
8:30 PM: End of Day

Wednesday June 27

AM: Breakfast on your own (form more information, see LOGISTICS page)
9 AM Checkout of hotel by this time
9:15 AM: Depart from Dearborn
Travel to River Raisin Battlefield, Monroe, Michigan, 30 miles; 45 minutes
10 AM: Tour River Raisin Battlefield
11:15: Depart River Raisin Battlefield
Travel from Monroe, Michigan to Ft. Meigs, 37 miles, 45 minute drive
Noon: Lunch near Ft. Meigs
1 PM: Tour Ft. Meigs
3 PM: Depart Ft. Meigs
Travel from Ft. Meigs to Wooster, 122 miles, 2 hours
5 PM: Arrive at Wooster; end of day

Thursday June 28

At Tri-C ESC, Wooster
9 AM:  Primary Source Activity: Betsyi
10:15: Break
10:30: Content Presentation: Transportation Revolution; Ted Dahlstrand
Noon: Lunch
12:45 PM: Content Presentation: Industrial Revolution; Ted Dahlstrand
2 PM: Lead Teacher Primary Source Activity: Janice
3 PM: End of day

Friday June 29

9 AM: Content Presentation: Industrial America to Global Industrialism.
Russ Coil, Ohio State University
11:00: Evaluation
Noon: Lunch
12:45 PM: Presentations of Teacher Groups
3 PM: End of Institute

 

 

 

 

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