History at Home

Learning Resources for Students of All Ages!

 

Multi-Age

Oral History Activity sheet Capture your elders’ memories when you have the chance.

Primary Grades

Postcards

What Is It? #1

What Is It? #2

What Is It? #3

Make a Time Capsule

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Intermediate Grades

What Is It? #1

What Is It? #2

What Is It? #3

Seaford, Maryland? 

Learning from Maps

Be a Surveyor’s Helper (multiplication and division)

Make a Time Capsule

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Secondary Grades

Nicholites: 18th Century Abolitionists in Southern Delaware 

Transportation Innovation

Seaford: Nylon Capital of the World

Seaford Census Data 

Lincoln Letter (for advanced readers)

Time Capsule 1: Speaking to the Future

Time Capsule 2: Touching the Future’s Past

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Message for Parents and Teachers

  • If you have ideas for other lessons regarding Seaford History, please send us an email at admin@seafordhistoricalsociety.com 
  • If you would like to donate work samples from these lessons to the Seaford Museum, please note the following:
    • Parent permission is required for the Seaford Historical Society to take possession of any work by students under the age of 18.
    • The Seaford Historical Society retains the right to use electronic submissions, in whole or part, for any promotional or exhibit purposes.
    • The Seaford Historical Society will be the sole owner of any donated physical objects and may use them for any purpose.

Gov. Ross Mansion

ROSS MANSION TEMPORARILY CLOSED

REOPENING SOON!

Due to ongoing restoration work, Ross Mansion will be closed periodically over the next several months. Please check the website for updates. We apologize for any inconvenience.

For more information call 302-628-9500 or email admin@seafordhistoricalsociety.com

Seaford Museum

     NEW HOURS Starting June 21, 2024

          Thursdays, Fridays, and Saturdays  1:00 pm – 4:00 pm

          + the FIRST SUNDAY of Every Month 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm

     Private tours available by appointment.

          Call 302-628-9828

          Email admin@seafordhistoricalsociety.com

          Follow this link for GROUP TOUR information.

Historical Society Office Hours

     Tuesday – Friday 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

     Call 302-628-9828

     Email admin@seafordhistoricalsociety.com