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A Day at the Farm

Massachusetts: Newbury & North Shore

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This farm program teaches preschool and elementary school students about farm animals, farm work past and present, and the ecology of a farm and its inhabitants.

Pre-visit materials help familiarize students with Spencer-Peirce-Little Farm and the work that goes on daily and seasonally. Students take part in a tour of the farm focusing on farm animals, the farmhouse and barn, and the work for which each farm family member was responsible. Station-based activities focus on spring planting, sheep shearing, summer garden care and fall harvesting.

Weekdays, April through November
Grades Pre-K through 2
Length: 2 hours
Cost: $6.00 per student.
Maximum group size: 50 students

Type of Program:
Field Trips, Summer Programs, After School, Scouts

Related Topics:
Farming

Request this program:
Telephone:(978) 462-2634
Email:NewburyEd@historicnewengland.org

A Day at the Farm