Online Learning

Online learning options at the CHS allow you and your students to connect with us online at your convenience or through a live Distance Learning program. All of our engaging online program offerings are aligned with the goals and objectives of the Connecticut Elementary and Secondary Social Studies Frameworks and Common Core State Standards.

Distance Learning

Our team of educators is currently creating a variety of Distance Learning programs scheduled to launch in the 2020/2021 school year. Check back for more information and we hope to “see” you soon in one of our programs!

History in a Nutshell

Looking for quick history lessons and follow-up activities for your class? Look no further! Incorporate these Connecticut history snapshots into your classroom on your schedule. All of these lessons are inquiry-based and feature a variety of primary sources from our vast museum collection. History in a Nutshell is available free of charge to help support our educational community; all we ask is that you complete a quick survey after completing these activities.

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The Fundamental Orders of Connecticut: Creating Connecticut’s Government

Designed for grades 3-5

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Rochambeau to the Rescue

Designed for grades 5-8

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The Connecticut Historical Society will reopen on August 18. All on-site programs and events are canceled at this time.
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