Digital Education Resource Repository

Want to learn more about the Washburns?

Downloadable materials to follow-up on your visit:

Brief biographies and highlights of the remarkable Washburns of Norlands: 

Washburn Family Handout 22

Have some fun telling the Washburn story:

 Washburn Family Mad Libs

For older students:

Test your knowledge.  Play the Washburn Family Jeopardy 2022

Who will be crowned the winner? (We suggest you pair this with the “Washburn Family Handout” as pre-reading as well as some discussion about what the students heard during their time with us.)

Dive deeper into the history surrounding the Washburns of the 1800s:

 Guided Research Questions 

See what a little creativity, some research, & an inspirational visit to Norlands 
motivated these Leavitt High School Summer Institute students to create.