No Bus. No Fuss. Travel back in time with our costumed interpreters without leaving your school grounds.
Programs are $4.00 per child (we will work with your class schedules to bring these programs to your school).
To schedule a program, contact Vickie Hayes by phone at
(540) 370-0732 x24
George Washington: Boy Before Legend
This multi-disciplinary program encompasses the life of George Washington,
starting from childhood. Students learn about the important role that math
and science played in his future jobs—first, as a surveyor, and later, as a
farmer. This program also teaches the historical significance of George Washington
as a soldier, commander-in-chief, and president. The students will understand
George Washington as the child, the man, the myth and the legend.
Math SOLs: K.5, K.6, K.10, K.11, K13, K.14, K.15, 1.12, 1.15, 1.19, 2.13, 2.14, 2.19, 2.23
Science SOLs: K.5, K.7, K.11, 1.4, 1.5, 1.7, 2.4, 2.6
History/Social Studies SOLs: K.1, K.7, K.8, K.9, 1.2, 1.3, 1.10, 1.11, 2.10, 2.11
Language Arts SOLs: K.1, K.3, 1.1, 1.2, 1.3, 2.1, 2.3, 2.3
Math SOLs: 3.14, 3.17, 3.22, 4.11a, 4.11, 4.13, 5.8, 5.9, 5.11
Science SOLs: 3.1a, 3.1, 3.7a, 3.10, 4.6, 5.1
History SOLs: VS.1, VS.5b, VS.6a, USI.6
Language Arts SOLs: 3.1, 4.1, 5.2
The history of American Indians in Virginia spans thousands of years, from
the time of hunters and gatherers, to their interaction with European settlers.
Students learn about the daily life of these first Americans through artifacts,
primary documents, and fun, hands-on activities.
Grades K-2, 3-5
History and Social Science SOLs: K.1, K.4, 2.2, 2.4, VS.1, VS.2, VS.3, USI.1, USI.3, USI.4
It's a Grand Old Flag - NEW!
This new program, designed for Kindergarteners and Frist Graders, encourages
students to explore the history of the American flag, the Pledge of Allegiance,
and the roles historical figures such as George Washington, Betsy Ross, and
Benjamin Franklin played in how we understand the flag today. Through hands-on
learning, students will learn about historical American flags, patriotism,
and the symbolism of our flag. Activities explore varied topics of history
while allowing students to apply their skills in reading, writing, and math.
History and Social Science SOLs: K.1, K.9, 1.3, 1.11
English SOLs: K.1, K.2, K.3, K.4, K.6, K.8, K.11, K.12, 1.1, 1.2, 1.3, 1.8, 1.12, 1.13
Math SOLs: K.11, K.13
Visual Arts: K.3, K.4, K.10