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Along the way students meet a variety of characters who help them role-play real people who lived and worked in the 1690s. Students learn about daily tasks that were commonly performed in the community of Lincoln.
This is a modular program focused on aspects of daily life in the seventeenth century, including illumination, clothing, bartering, medicine, schooling, games, and food preservation. You may choose the topics that best suit the needs of your group.
Available weekdays, year-round, grades 1 – 7. Limit 75 students.
Length: 2.5 hours (Includes 3 modules. Additional modules take 40 minutes each.)
Cost: $7 per student for 3 modules. Minimum $150. Each additional module is $1 per student.
Also available as a Program to Go. Contact us for more information.
Type of Program: Field Trips, Programs to Go, Summer Programs, After School, Scouts
Related Topics: Colonial Life, Family
Colonial Times connects to the Common Core State Standards for English Language Arts and Literacy, adopted in Rhode Island in 2010, as follows (page numbers from Common Core PDF linked below):
3, 4, 6 (p. 23)
2, 3, 4, 6 (p. 23)
Grades Three – Five
2, 3, 4, 6 (p. 24)
2, 3, 4 (p. 49)
Please note: Additional standards may apply, depending on the modules chosen.