FALL PROGRAMS 2017/ SPRING PROGRAMS 2018

 

 

OCTOBER 26TH SOLD OUT

 

HISTORY QUEST 2017, October 24th-27th 2017

2nd Grade (SSH1, SSH2, MA2CN1)

3rd Grade (SSH1, SS3H2, SS2G2, MA3CN1 )

4th Grade (SS4H1,SS4H4, MA4CN1)

8th Grade (SSH1, SS8H2, SS8H5)

 

This immersive experience will let students meet historic figures featured in their curriculum. Students will wander through our Historic Complex and meet such figures as Harriett Tubman, James Oglethorpe, Hernando DeSoto, Tomochichi and Booker T. Washington.

 

For a comprehensive list of performers or to book, contact howard@dekalbhistory.org or call 404.373.1088 ext 20 

 

Price: $11/$9 for Title 1 (Support Staff Free)

Location: Historic Complex (Adair Park)

Time: 10:00 am -12:30 pm, 2.5 hours

Lunch: Picnic Available

 

 

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Other Tours:

 

 

CIVIL WAR Walking tour

4th Grade (SS4H5, SS4H6, SS4G1, SS4G2, SS4E1)

8th Grade (SS8H5, SSH86, SS8E1)

Students will learn the rich history of DeKalb County and Decatur during the Civil War. The tour will begin in our exhibit Tears and Curses: A Human Focus on the Civil War and finish with a walk around Decatur Square.

 

Cost:  $8 per student, title 1 discount available (support staff free)

Length: 1 hour

Minimum: 10 students

Max: 50 students

Lunch: Picnic Space Available

 

DeKalb Explorer

Grades K-3

Perfect for smaller groups, this hands-on and active tour, students will explore our Historic Courthouse and what makes it unique. Students will identify architectural elements of the building and learn why it was built. In this program students will be able to compare and contrast our courthouse to other recognizable landmarks.

Students will also explore the grounds surrounding the courthouse to learn about what makes a community-including transportation and economy. We will also explore past communities of Native Americans who lived in DeKalb County through artifacts.

 

Cost:  $8 per student, title 1 discount available (support staff free)

Length: 1 hour

Minimum: 10 students

Max: 50 students

Lunch: Picnic Space Available

 

 

 

For more information or to book, contact Marissa Howard at Howard@dekalbhistory.org or call 404.373.1088 ext 20

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