For Schools and Afterschool Programs

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Hands-on programs at our historic sites or your location

Historic New England’s school and youth programs earn national attention for the innovative ways in which they use historical resources to reinforce and enrich student learning. Programs are fun, multi-disciplinary, and suited to a variety of learning styles.

Period Pastimes at Arnold House

Location: Rhode Island

Grades: Grades 3-5, Middle School, Preschool – Grade 2

Topics: Colonial Life

Types: Field Trips, Programs to Go

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Portraits!

Location: Massachusetts: Metro Boston

Grades: Grades 3-5, Middle School

Topics: Colonial Life, Revolutionary Period, Story and Crafts

Types: After School, Field Trips, Programs to Go, Scouts, Summer Programs

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Original Materials

Location: Connecticut

Grades: Grades 3-5, Middle School

Topics: Family

Types: After School, Field Trips, Programs to Go, Scouts, Summer Programs

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Project CHICK: Chickens Hatching in Classrooms

Location: Rhode Island

Grades: Grades 3-5, High School, Middle School, Preschool – Grade 2

Topics: Farming

Types: Field Trips, Programs to Go

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Rally ‘Round the Flag

Location: Connecticut

Grades: Grades 3-5, Middle School

Topics: Slavery and Civil War

Types: After School, Field Trips, Programs to Go, Scouts, Summer Programs

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School Visits in New Hampshire

Location: New Hampshire

Grades: Grades 3-5, High School, Middle School, Preschool – Grade 2

Types: Field Trips

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Sewing

Location: Massachusetts: Metro Boston

Grades: Grades 3-5, Middle School

Topics: Fiber Arts, Story and Crafts

Types: After School, Programs to Go, Scouts, Summer Programs

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Sheep to Shawl

Location: Massachusetts: Newbury and North Shore

Grades: Grades 3-5, Middle School, Preschool – Grade 2

Topics: Farming, Fiber Arts, Story and Crafts

Types: After School, Programs to Go, Scouts, Summer Programs

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The Anti-Slavery Debates

Location: Connecticut

Grades: Middle School

Topics: Slavery and Civil War

Types: After School, Field Trips, Programs to Go, Scouts, Summer Programs

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The Case of the Empty House

Location: Massachusetts: Metro Boston

Grades: Grades 3-5, Middle School

Topics: Family

Types: Field Trips

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