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    Colorado History

    Join us for a fun, hands-on field trip designed to enhance your Colorado History / Westward Movement unit in accordance with the Colorado Model Content Standards for History. This educational program focuses on pioneer activities such as packing a Prairie Schooner, making journey cake and attending class in an 1876 schoolhouse. Home school groups are welcome.

    Grades: 2–5

    Dates: Tuesday – Friday, September – May
    Time: 10 a.m. – Noon
    Location: Hiwan Homestead Museum
    Fee: $.50 per student*, $10 material fee** per 30 students
    Capacity: 25–60 students
    To register: Fill out the Hiwan School Program Request Form on the Hiwan Homestead Educational Programs page.

    *Prices subject to change.
    ** Material fee based on 30+ students

    Last Updated: 4-25-2013