Arn Kind, an educator with over 40 years experience, comes in the regalia of the time to your school to bring Minnesota History to life and make it real for your students with interactive experiences in a number of topics related to the history of the 32nd state in the Union. Topics include Minnesotans playing key roles in the Civil War and World War II. As well as the foiling of Jesse James and his gang when they came to rob banks in Minnesota. The amazing solo transatlantic flight of Charles Lindbergh, who grew up in Minnesota, was a huge step in the development of aviation. Minnesotans have also shown how innovative they are by coming up with many products and inventions that have changed and improved the world we live in.
Did you know that Minnesotans were the first to volunteer troops to fight in the Civil War? Did you know that Minnesotans were not only responsible for foiling the James – Younger Gang’s attempt at robbing our banks, but that they also put an end to the criminal reign of this infamous outlaw gang? Did you know that a famous aviator, raised in Minnesota, was the first to make a solo, non-stop flight across the Atlantic, stretching and proving the capabilities of aircraft? Did you know that Minnesotans fired the first shots at the beginning of America’s involvement in the Pacific War of World War II? Well whether you know it or not, it is all true! Learn the very interesting and startling details of the who, what, when, where, why and how behind all of these astounding feats in ………… Minnesota’s Fabulous Firsts! Call 507-381-0898 or go to historicalexperiences.org to bring this exciting interactive experience to your school.