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Homeschool Day – Battle of Tarawa
November 20, 2020 @ 1:30 pm - 3:00 pm
Ghost Trail: U.S. Marines & the Battle of Tarawa in the Pacific, 1943
Few military battles have matched the concentrated ferocity of the three-day fight between U.S. and Japanese forces in November 1943 for a sandy sliver of land halfway between Pearl Harbor and the Philippines. Learn the history and importance behind this 76-hour battle against a heavily fortified Japanese force.
WHAT: Exhibit Homeschool Day
WHEN: Every third Friday at 1:30 p.m.
WHERE: Upcountry History Museum
HOW: Open to children in 1st-12th grade
WHY: Get hands-on with local history while incorporating SC Social Studies standards
COST: $9 per student & $10 per adult
UHM MEMBERS COST: $5 per student & Adults are FREE