"Learn About"
Questions

  1. What is a boarding school?
  2. What was the boarding school at Bismarck like?
  3. Why did students ride a train to school?
  4. Why did students live at boarding schools?
  5. Why were boarding school experiences similar to military experiences?
  6. What purpose did marching serve for moving from one place to another?
  7. Why did children have to wear government clothing?
  8. Mary talked about the people at the boarding school “checking them all out.” What were they checking them for?

"Learn From"
Questions

  1. Have I ever been away from home at a very young age? Was it by choice?
  2. What was it like for me when I had to be away from home?
  3. Have I ever been in a situation by myself where everything was new and different and completely unusual to me?
  4. Do I have experience with the military? What was it like?
  5. What is my first memory of school?
  6. How do I feel about school?