Sunday, August 18, 2013


Officers aboard the Monitor

Meet the Monitor Boys

and 

travel back in time

to

 the

Battle of Hampton Roads

The Monitor and Merrimac.jpg

See how ironclad ships changed naval history

Read primary sources from the sailors 

Use Google Earth imagery and locate the Monitor
















Friday, August 9, 2013

Read The Voyage of the Beagle - Chapter X

                                       and

Escape the Dog Days of summer with Charles Darwin



Get to know Jemmy Button

as you

Sail through the Le Maire Strait to Tierra del Fuego

Find out what Yammerschooner means

Experience a Williwaw

Even use the Beaufort scale and Imagery to determine wind speed and direction.