Action Research Project Assignment
Objective: Students in this course will be asked to visit a history museum/history memorial in their community. Students will prepare a 2-3 page summary of the visit.
Maximum point value: 20 points
Action Research Project:
Historic Visit in North Texas to a Historical Museum/Memorial
Directions: You are to visit one of the historic museums/memorials listed below and type a 2-3 page report about the museum. If an historic museum is not in your area and/or if you are planning to visit another museum, you must email the instructor for an exception. You must include in your paper your personal assessment about the visit and answer the following questions: Why did you choose this location? What is the museums history? What are its main collections? Specifically, what are some of its collections?
Fort Worth Museum of Science and History
The African-American Museum of Dallas
Dallas Heritage Village at Old City Park
The Womens Museum in Dallas
Dallas Freedmans Memorial
Heritage Farmstead Museum in Plano
North Texas History Center in McKinney
Cavanaugh Flight Museum in Addison