Creative Writing: Sending the Message Home Cooking Activity: Sailor Snack Time Artwork depicting the battle between USS Constitution and HMS Java Original letter from Commodore William Bainbridge to George Harrison regarding his medal, dated October 28, 1817, with transcription Constitution & Guerriere, by George Ropes, Jr. Compare: A Sailor’s Diet in Weights and Measures Copper Bottomed Ship Communication Aboard Constitution What Floats Your Boat? Compass Card Cardinal Points Game (simple) Wine Decanter Popular War of 1812 Era Songs & Sources Sailors Telling Time: Half Hour Glass Eight Bells and All’s Well: Telling Time aboard Ship Sailor Story: Surgeon Amos Evans Mid-19th Century Medicine Chest and Pamphlet Eat your Fruits and Vegetables! What’s in THIS? Guess the Ingredient Salty Talk: Sailor’s Sayings in Today’s English Language The Real Thing: Ship’s Biscuit Learn the Ropes! All Hands Shorten Sail Ahoy! Boatswain’s Pipe Reefing Topsails, 1832 Block & Tackle from USS Constitution Reading Symbols Medal for the Victory at the Battle of Lake Erie Paintings of USS Constitution Meet Jesse Williams: Returning Home Victorious Means Prize Money!