October Middle School Activities
After finishing their study of the Civil War, the eighth grade took a field trip to the Civil War Veterans Museam ath the G.A.R. Memorial Hall in Nebraska City. Mr. Tim Engel shared historical facts about the war, hardships the soldiers endured, and Nebraska's involvment after the war.
To coincide with the next unit of study, "Americans Move West," they also visited the Old Freighters Museum and learned about the Pony Express and the freighting company of Russell, Majors, and Weddell from 1859.
Students met Mayor Bryan Bequette while at the veteran's museum!