A Day at the Farm

Learn about farm animals, farm work, and ecology

At Spencer-Pierce-Little Farm

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.

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Program Details

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

Related Topics:
Farming

Available weekdays, April through November, for PreK to Grade 2.

Length: 2 hours. Cost: $7 per student.

Maximum group size: 50 students.

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