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    Mapping Early Phoenix – Homeschool Days

    September 17 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

    | Free – $7

    This field trip is all about maps. We review how to read them, practice using them, and learn the stories they have to tell. The stories focus on the area’s past, why and how it was settled, and how it has changed over time. All activities are interactive and include many hands on activities.

    Our Homeschool Days are reserved especially for home educated families. “Mapping Early Phoenix” is geared towards students 7 years and older, but children of all ages are welcome.

     

    • Cost: $7/students aged 5 to 17, $5/parents and accompanying adults, Free/children 4 and under
    • Time: 2 hours
    • Three activities
    • See calendar to register
    • Pre-registration is required.

    Field Trip activities include:

    • Rosson House Tour – investigates this 1895 historic treasure focusing on life in early Phoenix.
    • Scavenger Hunt – reinforces map reading skills as small groups tour outside at Heritage Square, look for clues and answer questions.The hunt has three skill levels so that everyone can participate. Each site has a clue to be solved and a prize will be awarded to all who finish.
    • Mapping Early Phoenix – uses the exhibit to learn more about maps and the stories they tell

    For more information on Homeschool Days at Heritage Square, click here

    Cancellations – No refunds will be made for cancellations less than 14 days before scheduled tour date, but we will make every effort to reschedule you to a different date.

    Questions? Contact Jennifer, Director of Education by email or at 602-261-8948.

    To register, scroll to bottom of page and purchase tickets.

     

    Details

    Date:
    September 17
    Time:
    1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
    Cost:
    Free – $7
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    Website:
    http://heritagesquarephx.org

    Venue

    Heritage Square
    113 N. Sixth St.
    Phoenix, AZ 85004 United States
    Phone:
    602-261-8063
    Website:
    http://heritagesquarephx.org

    Organizer

    Heritage Square – Education Department
    Phone:
    602-261-8948
    Email:
    education@heritagesquarephx.org