The Kansas Museum of History recently announced an upcoming series of events titled “Home School Wednesdays.”

Students in fourth through 12th grade are invited to attend events on the first Wednesday of September through next May.

Each month will feature a different topic. Students will have the opportunity to use primary and secondary resources, as well as participate in related activities.

There is a $5 registration cost that also includes admission into the Topeka museum.

Preregistration is required to attend.

Students in grades lower than fourth grade may visit Discovery Place during these events, according to a release.

The topics planned are:

  • Sept. 7 — Then and Now;
  • Oct. 5 — Bleeding Kansas;
  • Nov. 2 — Civil War;
  • Dec. 7 — Making Sense of the Census;
  • Jan. 4, 2017 — American Indians in Kansas;
  • Feb. 1, 2017 — Famous Kansans;
  • March 1, 2017 — World War I;
  • April 5, 2017 — Santa Fe Trail;
  • May 3, 2017 — Indian Removal.

For more information or to register, contact Joy Brennan at (785) 272-8681 ext. 415 or