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Curriculum Links for Dirt Detectives

Museum Field Trips: Massachusetts: Newbury & North Shore: Spencer-Peirce-Little Farm

Dirt Detectives 

Spencer-Peirce-Little Farm, Newbury, Mass.


Connections to Massachusetts State Curriculum Frameworks (August 2003 version)


History and Social Science

  •  Grade 3:

      Concepts and Skills: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5

      Learning Standards: 3.4, 3.8, 3.9, 3.11, 3.12

  •  Grade 4:

      Concepts and Skills: 2

      Learning Standards: 4.7

  •  Grade 5:

      Concepts and Skills: 1, 2, 3, 4, 6

      Learning Standards: 5.10, 5.11, 5.18, 5.32, 5.33

  • Grade 7:

      Concepts and Skills: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 8

      Learning Standards: 7.2, 7.4, 7.5, 7.6, 7.9, 7.13


View full frameworks from the Massachusetts Department of Education

Curriculum Links for Dirt Detectives