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EDUCATIONAL RESOURCES
Before Your Visit - After Your Visit - Program Openings - Animal Friend Sponser

Quiet Valley Living Historical Farm is committed to providing educators with the best and most useful tools to assist them in using their visit to Quiet Valley Living Historical Farm as a part of thier educational process. This section of our web site provides information specific to the needs of educators - lesson plans, historical timelines, information on farm animals and much more. Please be sure to also check our Educational Programs section for more information for all school and group opportunities.

Note: Our downloadable documents (pdf) require Adobe Reader. get Adobe Reader

We are always looking for sites that would be useful to teachers and group leaders planning a visit to Quiet Valley. If you know of a site that would be useful or have suggestions in general, please E-mail us.


Before Your Visit:

Learn more about Quiet Valley's Context::

- Quiet Valley's National Register Form
- Marketplace for the Mind (lesson plans, etc. about teaching agriculture)
- Agriculture in the Classroom (lesson plans)
- It's Just A Barn (lesson plan from explorepahistory.com)
- Conner Prairie's History Online resource page
- Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission
- Genealogical Research Page about Monroe County, Pennsylvania
- Pennsylvania's agricultural history also from the PHMC

Quiet Valley Documents and Resources:

- Pre-Tour Planner
- Emergency Plan
- Quiet Valley and Pennsylvania's Academic Standards for History
- Quiet Valley and Pennsylvania's Academic Standards for Science & Technology
- Quiet Valley's Families
- Quiet Valley's Family Tree (1765 - 1913)
- Historical Children at Quiet Valley
- One Room School Information Sheet

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After Your Visit:

- Crossword puzzle - see how much you remember from your visit.
- Follow-up Questions for use in your classroom
- Student and Teacher Evaluations - let us know how we are doing!
- Fictional story of a little girl at Quiet Valley written by one of our Home School Program participants.
- Field Trip Workbook

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Program Openings:
Fall Openings *
Please note: we accept 1st Grade & Above.
Special Tours also available for other age groups.
Please Call 570-992-6161 for Reservations

October
17 - 2 Classes
20 - 5 Classes
21 - 8 Classes
22 - 1 Class
23 - 2 Classes
27 - 1 Class
29 - 1 Class
30 - 5 Classes
31 - 4 Classes

Accepting Spring Tours also for April, May and June 2015. Please call.

 

Contact us about other
Educational Programs

* Please note that 1 "class" is room for 30 individuals (students and adults) -
this is the maximum space some of our buildings/rooms will allow at one time.
We generally can schedule 8 classes per day. Openings subject to change.
We now accept Spring Tour reservations at any time
(you do not have to wait until after Labor Day)

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Farm Animal Friend Sponser:

Your classroom, school or group can become a Farm Animal Friend Sponsor! Click here for information

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Stroudsburg PA 18360
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