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Curriculum:  Explorations Outside the Classroom

Through these full-day programs teachers will be better able to meet new curriculum standards set by the State of New Jersey, including Social Studies Standards 6.1 to 6.9.

Colonial America

Fee: $11 per student

Students will examine the social, economic and political issued of 18th century America and New Jersey. This program includes viewing specific artifacts and interactive tours of the Red Mill, Blacksmith Shop, Log Cabin, Spring House and Herb Garden. Includes the following hands-on activities: log cabin (carding, spinning and weaving), candle making, and 18th century militia drill.


Fee: $11 per student

Students will dig in and experience what it is like to be an archaeologist by excavating, recording and identifying their finds. By studying these artifacts, participants will learn how archaeologists use observation skills and specialized knowledge to discover how people lived and worked during the 18th and 19th centuries.  For groups of 60 or fewer students only.

Back to School Programs

NEW!  STEM-based program - more information coming soon!

Fee: $11 per student